Zlot gorge--Dubasnica


Country/territory: Serbia

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 14,672 ha

Protection status:

Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia

Site description
Situated in eastern Serbia and surrounded by the Malinik and Dubašnica mountains. The cliffs in the limestone gorge are up to 500 m high; screes and diverse vegetation are also present. The Dubašnica plateau supports dry pasture and beech Fagus forest, interspersed with typical karst relief. Human activities include husbandry and hunting of large mammals.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding species of forest and forest-edge habitats.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zlot gorge--Dubasnica. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/06/2020.