Valley of Sirvinta River

Country/territory: Lithuania

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1 (2004)
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Area: 496 ha

Lietuvos Ornitologu Draugija

Site description
A river valley (50-100 m wide) with flood-meadows, scrub, swamps, streams and ponds. The whole valley is used for haymaking and grazing.

Key biodiversity
This is a particularly good site in Lithuania for Crex crex.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Valley of Sirvinta River. Downloaded from on 14/08/2022.