Strejesti reservoir

Country/territory: Romania

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i (2000)
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Area: 2,000 ha

Romanian Ornithological Society

Site description
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.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (2 breeding pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Strejesti reservoir. Downloaded from on 28/01/2023.