One of a series of reservoirs created by damming the Olt river. Small islands and aquatic vegetation are present due to a build-up of silt.
This is an important site for wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (2 breeding pairs).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Strejesti reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/08/2020.