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Location Bulgaria
Central coordinates 25o 51.65' East  42o 37.15' North
IBA criteria A4i, B1i, C2, C3, C6
Area 2,473 ha
Altitude 252 - 288m
Year of IBA assessment 2005

Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons winter  1997  583-13,900 individuals  good  B1i, C3  Least Concern 
Great White Egret Ardea alba winter  1997  2-168 individuals  good  A4i, B1i, C2  Least Concern 
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus resident  1993  2-3 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Zhrebchevo Reservoir. Downloaded from on 28/11/2015

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