Country/territory: Latvia

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2004)
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Area: 7,842 ha

Latvijas Ornitologijas Biedriba

Site description
Large area of mixed and deciduous forest interspersed with open farmland. Listed as an IBA since 2000 [3, 1]. Shape and size of the area was dramatically modified during LIFE-Nature project in 2001-2003. Fully protected: there is a 100% overlap with the newly designated Vecumi forests nature park, a candidate SPA.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vecumi. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.