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Location Poland, warminsko-mazurskie
Central coordinates 22o 1.00' East  53o 43.00' North
IBA criteria C2, C6
Area 21,330 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 Grouse Lyrurus tetrix breeding  2009  39-41 males only  good  C6  Least Concern 
Common Crane Grus grus passage  2007-2009  3,000 individuals  good  C2  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   65%
Grassland   20%
Artificial - terrestrial   7%
Wetlands (inland)   7%
Other   1%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Orzysz Military Area. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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