A plateau surrounded by the summits of Vardenik, Cemernik and Vrtop in south-east Serbia. The main part of the plateau has been turned into a large freshwater reservoir, with floating peat islands. The surroundings comprise coniferous and broadleaved (beech Fagus) forest and pasture.
An important site for breeding species of open, upland habitats.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vlasina. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/09/2019.