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Location Poland, lubelskie,mazowieckie
Central coordinates 22o 15.00' East  51o 59.00' North
IBA criteria C7
Area 11,450 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
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus breeding  2008  58-65 breeding pairs  good  C7  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2009 not assessed unfavourable low
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Forest   0 0 moderate (70-90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation  No management planning has taken place  Very little or no conservation action taking place  low 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   80%
Grassland   9%
Artificial - terrestrial   10%
Wetlands (inland)   1%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Lukow Forests. Downloaded from on 27/10/2016

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