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Location Poland, zachodnio-pomorskie
Central coordinates 14o 25.00' East  53o 39.00' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 15,920 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2010

Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Osprey Pandion haliaetus breeding  1995-2003  1-2 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla breeding  1990-2003  5-7 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Red Kite Milvus milvus breeding  1990-2003  10-14 breeding pairs  C1  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Jezioro Swidwie - PLB320006 Birds Directive 7,196 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Ostoja Wkrzanska - PLB320014 Birds Directive 14,576 protected area contained by site 14,576  
Ujscie Odry i Zalew Szczecinski - PLH320018 Habitats Directive 52,612 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Zalew Szczecinski - PLB320009 Birds Directive 47,195 protected area is adjacent to site 0  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   89%
Grassland   6%
Artificial - terrestrial   3%
Wetlands (inland)   2%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wkrzanska Forest. Downloaded from on 25/01/2015

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