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Wetland complex of the Baltoji Voke fish-farm with neighbouring turbary and lake Papis


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

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 2000 5 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 1997-1999 5 males B2
Great White Egret Ardea alba LC passage 2000 120 individuals C2
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 2000 3-5 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Papio ornitologinis draustinis Gamtinis draustinis 307 protected area contained by site 313
Papio ezeras - LTSAL0005 Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 0 protected area overlaps with site 1,384
Baltosios Vokės šlapžemės Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,391 protected area contained by site 0
Baltosios Vokės šlapžemės Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,391 protected area contained by site 1,391
Baltosios Vokes biosferos poligonas Biosferos poligonas 1,392 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs, Rivers and streams, Standing freshwater -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Grassland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wetland complex of the Baltoji Voke fish-farm with neighbouring turbary and lake Papis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/01/2022.