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Location Poland, mazowieckie
Central coordinates 21o 12.00' East  51o 22.00' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 68,540 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
Black Stork Ciconia nigra breeding  1996-2003  15 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius breeding  2006-2009  200 breeding pairs  unknown  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Dolina Zwolenki - PLH140006 Habitats Directive 2,379 protected area overlaps with site 695  
Ostoja Kozienicka - PLB140013 Birds Directive 68,301 protected area overlaps with site 17,200  
Puszcza Kozienicka - PLH140035 Habitats Directive 28,230 protected area overlaps with site 5,779  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   51%
Grassland   7%
Artificial - terrestrial   38%
Wetlands (inland)   2%
Other   2%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kozienicka Forest. Downloaded from on 26/04/2015

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