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Special Ornithological Reserves on Cres island


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus LC resident - 25 breeding pairs B2
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding - 2-4 breeding pairs B2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Cres Special Reserve 1,450 protected area contained by site 1,450

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Special Ornithological Reserves on Cres island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2022.