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Location Poland, wielkopolskie
Central coordinates 16o 14.00' East  52o 26.00' North
IBA criteria C7
Area 548 ha
Altitude
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
Common Crane Grus grus passage  2005-2008  600-1,000 individuals  good  C7  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2010 high not assessed low
unset
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Agricultural expansion and intensification marine and freshwater aquaculture - subsistence/artisinal aquaculture happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Energy production and mining mining and quarrying happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Energy production and mining oil and gas drilling likely in short term (within 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Energy production and mining renewable energy likely in short term (within 4 years) majority/most of area/population (50-90%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Pollution agricultural and forestry effluents and practices happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Pollution domestic and urban waste water happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads likely in short term (within 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Grassland   0 0 moderate (70-90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable
Wetlands (inland)   0 0 moderate (70-90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Grus grus Common Crane 6 6 individuals 100 favourable

Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation  No management plan exists but the management planning process has begun  Some limited conservation initiatives are in place  low 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Jezioro Zgierzynieckie - PLB300009 Birds Directive 553 protected area overlaps with site 460  
Ostoja Zgierzyniecka - PLH300007 Habitats Directive 575 protected area overlaps with site 460  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   27%
Grassland   40%
Artificial - terrestrial   24%
Wetlands (inland)   9%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zgierzynieckie Lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2014

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