RS019
Tara mountain


Country/territory: Serbia

IBA Criteria met: B1i, B2 (2009)
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Area: 34,216 ha

Protection status:

Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia

Site description
Located near to the Drina river in western Serbia, with coniferous, broadleaved and mixed forests (spruce Picea, fir Abies, pine Pinus, beech Fagus and oak Quercus) covering the majority of the land area. Human activities include cattle-grazing.

Key biodiversity
This is an important for breeding raptors and forest-nesting species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (breeding).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tara mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/12/2019.