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Location Hungary, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén
Central coordinates 20o 29.15' East  48o 19.59' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 7,274 ha
Altitude 208 - 441m
Year of IBA assessment 2002

Hungarian Ornithological and Nature Conservation Society

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia breeding  1997-2000  25-30 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Putnoki-dombság - HUAN10002 Birds Directive 7,116 protected area contained by site 7,116  
Szuha-völgy - HUAN20005 Habitats Directive 1,039 protected area overlaps with site 107  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Putnok Hills. Downloaded from on 19/04/2015

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