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Location Bulgaria
Central coordinates 24o 58.62' East  43o 42.95' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C2, C6
Area 1,261 ha
Altitude 22 - 34m
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
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus winter  2004  25 individuals  good  A4i, B1i, C2  Vulnerable 
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmaeus winter  2004  68 individuals  good  A1, C1  Least Concern 
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla resident  2004  1 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Lakat Island. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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