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Location Poland, lubelskie
Central coordinates 23o 25.00' East  50o 18.00' North
IBA criteria C1
Area 14,180 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
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  2007-2009  97-100 males only  good  C1  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Dolina Sotokiji - PLB060021 Birds Directive 13,668 protected area contained by site 13,668  
Roztocze - PLB060012 Birds Directive 103,503 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Zurawce - PLH060029 Habitats Directive 30 protected area overlaps with site 28  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   27%
Grassland   30%
Artificial - terrestrial   35%
Wetlands (inland)   6%
Other   2%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Solokija River Valley. Downloaded from on 21/09/2014

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