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Location Poland, lubuskie,wielkopolskie
Central coordinates 16o 15.00' East  52o 40.00' North
IBA criteria C1, C3, C4, C6
Area 167,700 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
Osprey Pandion haliaetus breeding  2008-2009  2 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Bean Goose Anser fabalis passage  2005-2009  12,000 individuals  good  C3  Least Concern 
Black Kite Milvus migrans breeding  2008-2009  15-18 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Red Kite Milvus milvus breeding  2008-2009  18-20 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Near Threatened 
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla breeding  2008-2009  13-15 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Common Crane Grus grus breeding  2004-2008  120-150 breeding pairs  poor  C6  Least Concern 
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus breeding  2004-2009  200-600 breeding pairs  poor  C6  Least Concern 
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis breeding  2004-2009  70-85 breeding pairs  poor  C6  Least Concern 
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius breeding  2004-2009  100-500 breeding pairs  poor  C6  Least Concern 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  2004-2009  2,000-4,000 breeding pairs  medium  C6  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds passage  2005-2009  20,000-25,000 individuals  medium  C4   

IBA Monitoring

2010 very high unfavourable low
Population
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - agro-industry farming happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high
Agricultural expansion and intensification marine and freshwater aquaculture - subsistence/artisinal aquaculture happening now some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Climate change and severe weather drought happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Energy production and mining mining and quarrying likely in short term (within 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) very rapid to severe deterioration low
Energy production and mining oil and gas drilling happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Energy production and mining renewable energy likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities likely in short term (within 4 years) whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) very rapid to severe deterioration low
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications likely in short term (within 4 years) majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
No known threats no known threats happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Over-exploitation, persecution and control of species hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Over-exploitation, persecution and control of species hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - persecution/control happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Pollution agricultural & forestry effluents - type unknown/unrecorded happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Pollution domestic & urban waste water - type unknown/unrecorded happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) very rapid to severe deterioration low
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration medium
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines happening now some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high

Artificial - terrestrial   23000 23000 100 moderate (70-90%) near favourable
Forest   138000 138000 100 good (> 90%) favourable
Wetlands (inland)   1780 1780 100 poor (40-69%) unfavourable

Pandion haliaetus Osprey 2 1 breeding pairs 50 not assessed
Anser fabalis Bean Goose 9000 9000 individuals 100 not assessed
Milvus migrans Black Kite 18 18 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Milvus milvus Red Kite 20 20 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Haliaeetus albicilla White-tailed Sea-eagle 15 15 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Grus grus Common Crane 150 150 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Caprimulgus europaeus European Nightjar 600 600 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Alcedo atthis Common Kingfisher 85 35 breeding pairs 42 unfavourable
Dryocopus martius Black Woodpecker 500 600 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Lullula arborea Wood Lark 4000 3500 breeding pairs 88 near favourable

Some of site covered (10-49%)  No management planning has taken place  Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity  low 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Bagno Chlebowo - PLH300016 Habitats Directive 465 protected area contained by site 465  
Bory Chrobotkowe Puszczy Noteckiej - PLH080032 Habitats Directive 2,309 protected area contained by site 2,309  
Dolina Dolnej Noteci - PLB080002 Birds Directive 24,944 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Dolina Miaty - PLH300042 Habitats Directive 515 protected area contained by site 515  
Dolina Noteci - PLH300004 Habitats Directive 50,532 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Dolina Wetny - PLH300043 Habitats Directive 1,447 protected area overlaps with site 1,230  
Jeziora Goscimskie - PLH080036 Habitats Directive 2,996 protected area contained by site 2,996  
Jezioro Kubek - PLH300006 Habitats Directive 1,049 protected area contained by site 1,049  
Jezioro Mnich - PLH300029 Habitats Directive 46 protected area contained by site 46  
Kiszewo - PLH300037 Habitats Directive 2,301 protected area contained by site 2,301  
Nadnoteckie Tegi - PLB300003 Birds Directive 16,058 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Ostoja Miedzychodzko-Sierakowska - PLH300032 Habitats Directive 7,591 protected area overlaps with site 5,720  
Puszcza Notecka - PLB300015 Birds Directive 178,256 protected area contains site 167,700  
Sieraków - PLH300013 Habitats Directive 1 protected area contained by site 1  
Torfowisko Rzecinskie - PLH300019 Habitats Directive 236 protected area contained by site 236  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   78%
Grassland   5%
Artificial - terrestrial   13%
Other   2%
Wetlands (inland)   2%

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