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Location Poland, dolnoslaskie
Central coordinates 16o 12.00' East  50o 22.00' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 20,110 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  2004-2009  11-14 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  2000-2003  64-70 males only  C1  Least Concern 
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum breeding  2004-2009  35-40 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Góry Orlickie - PLH020060 Habitats Directive 2,798 protected area overlaps with site 1,130  
Góry Stotowe - PLB020006 Birds Directive 19,817 protected area contained by site 19,817  
Góry Stotowe - PLH020004 Habitats Directive 10,984 protected area contained by site 10,984  
Grodczyn i Homole koto Dusznik - PLH020039 Habitats Directive 288 protected area contained by site 288  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   66%
Grassland   19%
Artificial - terrestrial   6%
Wetlands (inland)   2%
Other   7%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Stolowe Mountains. Downloaded from on 01/03/2015

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