RS019
Tara mountain


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Goosander Mergus merganser LC winter 2000-2008 min 6 individuals B1i
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC resident 2003-2008 4-6 breeding pairs B2
Picus viridis NR resident 2000-2008 50-80 breeding pairs B2
Picus canus NR resident 2000-2008 25-40 breeding pairs B2
Rufous-tailed Rock-thrush Monticola saxatilis LC breeding 2000-2008 10-15 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tara National Park 19,200 protected area contained by site 19,175
Carska bara Nature Reserve 4,726 protected area contained by site 10,814

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Shrubland Scrub, Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Raised bogs -
Caves and Subterranean Habitats (non-aquatic) Caves -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Ruderal land -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Scree & boulders, Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tara mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2020.