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Trigrad-Mursalitsa


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC resident 1996 140-190 breeding pairs C6
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC resident 1996 50-100 males C6
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC resident 1996 4 breeding pairs C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC resident 1996 28-73 breeding pairs B2, C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC resident 1996 47-120 breeding pairs C6
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN resident 1996 3 breeding pairs B2, C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC breeding 1996 5 breeding pairs C6
Goldcrest Regulus regulus LC resident 1996 580-3,400 breeding pairs B3

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vracha Zashtitena Mestnost 4 protected area contained by site 0
Turlata Zashtitena Mestnost 19 protected area contained by site 0
Trigradskoto Zhdrelo Zashtitena Mestnost 711 protected area contained by site 0
Trigrad - Mursalitsa Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 55,341 is identical to site 55,327
Starata gora Zashtitena Mestnost 33 protected area contained by site 0
Soskuchanski dol Zashtitena Mestnost 104 protected area contained by site 0
Soskovcheto Rezervat 178 protected area contained by site 0
Shabanitza Poddarzhan Rezarvat 22 protected area contained by site 0
Rodopi - Zapadni Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 272,851 protected area overlaps with site 50,052
Nastanska mogila Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 3 protected area contained by site 0
Lednitsata Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 11 protected area contained by site 0
Krepost v Gradishteto Zashtitena Mestnost 9 protected area contained by site 0
Kazanite Rezervat 155 protected area contained by site 0
Kazandzhi dere Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 1 protected area contained by site 0
Kastrakliy Rezervat 129 protected area contained by site 0
Hrastevo Zashtitena Mestnost 17 protected area overlaps with site 0
Diavolskia most I vodopada Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 40 protected area contained by site 0
Chairite Zashtitena Mestnost 300 protected area contained by site 0
Buynovskoto zhdrelo Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 759 protected area contained by site 0
Borino Zashtitena Mestnost 120 protected area contained by site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Trigrad-Mursalitsa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022.