Solska Forest

Country/territory: Poland

IBA criteria met: C1, C6 (2010)
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Area: 78,840 ha

Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2009 near favourable very high medium
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Site description (2000 baseline)
The site is covered by large expanses of forest, mainly coniferous and dominated by pine Pinus and fir Abies. There are many fish-ponds, mainly in the area of Ruda Ró¿aniecka village, and wet areas of Pinus forest with bilberry Vaccinium and small reed-grass Calamagrostis.

Key biodiversity
Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (one pair).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Solska Forest. Downloaded from on 01/12/2023.