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Location Slovenia, Dolenjska,Étajerska
Central coordinates 15o 10.14' East  46o 5.30' North
IBA criteria B3, C6
Area 3,600 ha
Altitude 200 - 932m
Year of IBA assessment 2011

Drustvo Za Opazovanje in Proucevanje Ptic Slovenije

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black Stork Ciconia nigra breeding  2002-2010  3 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Falco peregrinus breeding  2004-2011  12-16 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis breeding  2010  300-500 breeding pairs  B3, C6  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Rocky areas Inland cliffs  major
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland  minor

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
forestry minor

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Rocky faces of Posavsko hribovje. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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