PL026
Tuchola Forest


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC breeding 2008-2009 1-2 breeding pairs C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2008 564-730 breeding pairs C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2008 69-150 males C1
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 2004-2008 1,800-2,300 individuals C2
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 2008 613-820 breeding pairs C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 2008 12-19 breeding pairs C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 2008 229-250 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 2008 52-68 males C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 2008 31-75 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC breeding 2001-2008 14-15 breeding pairs C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC breeding 2008 104-125 breeding pairs C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 2001-2008 15-23 breeding pairs C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT breeding 2008 15-24 breeding pairs C1, C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 2008 162-190 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 2008 360-550 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 2008 1,600-2,500 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high not assessed medium
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information unknown

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Climate change and severe weather storms and floods happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - abstraction of surface water (agricultural use) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species) A comprehensive and appropriate management plan exists that aims to maintain or improve the populations of qualifying bird species Some limited conservation initiatives are in place medium
For more information about IBA monitoring please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Źródła Rzeki Stążki Rezerwat Przyrody 251 protected area contained by site 0
Zdrójno Rezerwat Przyrody 171 protected area contained by site 0
Zalewu Koronowskiego Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 27,575 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Zaborski Park Krajobrazowy Park Krajobrazowy 39,582 protected area contained by site 0
Wschodni Borów Tucholskich Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 25,645 protected area overlaps with site 0
Wielki Sandr Brdy Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 37,106 protected area contained by site 37,106
Wdzydzki Park Krajobrazowy Park Krajobrazowy 18,046 protected area contained by site 0
Wdecki Park Krajobrazowy Park Krajobrazowy 20,416 protected area contained by site 0
Ustronie Rezerwat Przyrody 11 protected area contained by site 0
Tucholski Park Krajobrazowy Park Krajobrazowy 36,572 protected area contained by site 0
Tuchola Forest UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 7,881 protected area overlaps with site 0
Świecki Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 2,442 protected area overlaps with site 0
Stary Bukowiec Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 308 protected area contained by site 308
Śliwicki Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 27,573 protected area contained by site 0
Sandr Wdy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,321 protected area contained by site 6,321
Sandr Brdy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 7,493 protected area contained by site 7,493
Rezerwat cisów Jelenia Góra im. Kazimierza Szlachetko Rezerwat Przyrody 4 protected area contained by site 0
Północny - Część Zachodnia Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 5,196 protected area contained by site 0
Północny - Część Wschodnia Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 4,351 protected area contained by site 0
Polaszkowski Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 2,418 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Piecki Rezerwat Przyrody 20 protected area contained by site 0
Park Narodowy Bory Tucholskie Park Narodowy 4,598 protected area contained by site 4,798
Ostoja Zapceńska Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,805 protected area contained by site 3,805
Okolice Jezior Krępsko i Szczytno Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 12,680 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nawionek Rezerwat Przyrody 10 protected area contained by site 0
Moczadło Rezerwat Przyrody 26 protected area contained by site 0
Młosino-Lubnia Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,469 protected area contained by site 2,470
Miedzno Rezerwat Przyrody 88 protected area contained by site 0
Mętne Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 524 protected area contained by site 524
Mętne Rezerwat Przyrody 102 protected area contained by site 0
Mechowisko Radość Rezerwat Przyrody 9 protected area contained by site 0
Mechowisko Krąg Rezerwat Przyrody 4 protected area contained by site 0
Martwe Rezerwat Przyrody 4 protected area contained by site 0
Lipuski Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 16,953 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lasy Rekowskie Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,289 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Las Wolność Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 335 protected area overlaps with site 25
Kuźnica Rezerwat Przyrody 7 protected area contained by site 0
Krzywe Koło w pętli Wdy Rezerwat Przyrody 10 protected area contained by site 0
Krzewiny Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 499 protected area overlaps with site 455
Krwawe Doły Rezerwat Przyrody 13 protected area contained by site 0
Kruszynek Rezerwat Przyrody 8 protected area contained by site 0
Kręgi Kamienne Rezerwat Przyrody 18 protected area contained by site 0
Kościół w Śliwicach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 0 protected area contained by site 1
Jezioro Zdręczno Rezerwat Przyrody 15 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Udzierz Rezerwat Przyrody 231 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Stelchno Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 195 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Piaseczno Rezerwat Przyrody 159 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Małe Łowne Rezerwat Przyrody 38 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Łyse Rezerwat Przyrody 21 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Laska Rezerwat Przyrody 63 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Księże w Lipuszu Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 15 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Krąg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 424 protected area contained by site 424
Jezioro Ciche Rezerwat Przyrody 38 protected area contained by site 0
Jeziorka Kozie Rezerwat Przyrody 12 protected area contained by site 0
Jeziora Wdzydzkie Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 13,584 protected area contained by site 13,584
Gowidliński Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 14,786 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Fragment Borów Tucholskich Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 17,307 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dury Rezerwat Przyrody 13 protected area contained by site 0
Doliny Wierzycy Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 10,978 protected area overlaps with site 0
Doliny Brdy i Stążki w Borach Tucholskich Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,948 protected area contained by site 3,948
Doliny Brdy i Chociny Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,456 protected area contained by site 1,456
Dolina Wierzycy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,618 protected area overlaps with site 548
Dolina Rzeki Brdy Rezerwat Przyrody 1,692 protected area contained by site 0
Dolina Kulawy Rezerwat Przyrody 154 protected area contained by site 0
Czerwona Woda pod Babilonem Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 821 protected area overlaps with site 138
Czapliniec w Wierzysku Rezerwat Przyrody 11 protected area contained by site 0
Czapli Wierch Rezerwat Przyrody 5 protected area contained by site 0
Cisy Staropolskie imienia Leona Wyczółkowskiego Rezerwat Przyrody 114 protected area contained by site 0
Cisy nad Czerską Strugą Rezerwat Przyrody 17 protected area contained by site 0
Chojnicko-Tucholski Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 14,756 protected area contained by site 0
Brzęki im. Zygmunta Czubińskiego Rezerwat Przyrody 102 protected area contained by site 0
Bory Tucholskie Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 322,536 protected area contained by site 322,536
Borów Tucholskich Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 66,024 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bór Chrobotkowy Rezerwat Przyrody 42 protected area contained by site 0
Bagno Stawek Rezerwat Przyrody 41 protected area contained by site 0
Bagno Grzybna Rezerwat Przyrody 6 protected area contained by site 0
Bagna nad Stążką Rezerwat Przyrody 478 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Forest -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
Other -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tuchola Forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/05/2020.