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Location Bulgaria
Central coordinates 24o 33.47' East  42o 12.82' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 3,672 ha
Altitude 177 - 208m
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
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola breeding  2005  10 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Tsalapitsa Rice-fields - BG0002086 Birds Directive 3,672 is identical to site 3,672  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tsalapitsa Rice-fields. Downloaded from on 28/03/2015

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