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Location Slovakia, Prešov
Central coordinates 21o 4.26' East  49o 12.25' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 42,495 ha
Altitude 340 - 1,156m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Slovak Ornithological Society / BirdLife Slovakia

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina breeding  1995-2003  18-24 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Ural Owl Strix uralensis breeding  1995-2003  60-80 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Èergov - SKUEV0332 Habitats Directive 6,063 protected area contained by site 6,063  
Èergovský Minèol - SKUEV0331 Habitats Directive 4,145 protected area contained by site 4,145  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Čergov. Downloaded from on 29/03/2015

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