RO031
Trascău Mountains


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1990-2006 30-40 breeding pairs C1
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC breeding 1990-2006 5-8 breeding pairs C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1990-2006 40-60 breeding pairs C6
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC breeding 1990-2006 11-12 breeding pairs C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC breeding 1990-2006 380-420 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 1990-2006 120-140 breeding pairs C6
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos LC breeding 1990-2006 320-360 breeding pairs C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC breeding 1990-2006 2-3 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1990-2006 2,000-2,700 breeding pairs C6
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis LC breeding 1990-2006 18,000-25,000 breeding pairs C6

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Trascău Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 49,964 protected area overlaps with site 43,154
Șesul Craiului - Scărița - Belioara Rezervatie naturala 129 protected area contained by site 0
Râmeti Nature Reserve 200 protected area contained by site 200
Poienile cu narcise din Tecșești Rezervatie naturala 10 protected area contained by site 0
Piatra Grohotișului Monument al naturii 0 protected area contained by site 0
Piatra Ceții Rezervatie naturala 103 protected area contained by site 0
Piatra Boului Monument al naturii 1 protected area contained by site 0
Peștera Vânătările Ponorului Rezervatie naturala 7 protected area contained by site 0
Peștera de la Groși Rezervatie naturala 29 protected area contained by site 0
Pajiștile de la Liteni - Săvădisla Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,425 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Pădurea Vidolm Rezervatie naturala 54 protected area contained by site 0
Pădurea Sloboda Rezervatie naturala 67 protected area contained by site 0
Munții Trascăului Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 93,160 protected area overlaps with site 51,807
Intregalde Nature Reserve 355 protected area contained by site 355
Iezerul Ighiel Rezervatie naturala 404 protected area contained by site 0
Huda lui Papară Rezervatie stiintifica 63 protected area contained by site 0
Fânațele Pietroasa - Podeni Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 120 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cheile Vălișoarei Rezervatie naturala 97 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Turzii Rezervatie naturala 327 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Turzii Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 326 protected area contained by site 324
Cheile Turenilor Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 127 protected area contained by site 105
Cheile Turenilor Rezervatie naturala 127 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Tecșeștilor Monument al naturii 30 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Silosului Monument al naturii 25 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Runcului Rezervatie naturala 228 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Râmețului Rezervatie naturala 198 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Pravului Monument al naturii 67 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Poșegii Rezervatie naturala 54 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Pociovaliștei Rezervatie naturala 118 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Plaiului Monument al naturii 110 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Piatra Bălții Monument al naturii 9 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Mănăstirii Rezervatie naturala 83 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Întregalde Rezervatie naturala 106 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Geogelului Monument al naturii 15 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Găldiței și Turcului Rezervatie naturala 169 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Caprei Rezervatie naturala 135 protected area contained by site 0
Cheile Ampoiței Rezervatie naturala 58 protected area contained by site 0
Calcarele cu orbitoline de la Piatra Corbului Rezervatie naturala 0 protected area contained by site 0
Bulzul Gălzii Monument al naturii 2 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Scree & boulders, Inland cliffs -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Trascău Mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2020.