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Location Slovakia, Nitra
Central coordinates 18o 9.40' East  47o 57.21' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 35,907 ha
Altitude 105 - 172m
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
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus breeding  1995-2003  3-8 breeding pairs  C6  Near Threatened 
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus breeding  1995-2003  19-41 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
European Roller Coracias garrulus breeding  1995-2003  2-11 breeding pairs  C6  Near Threatened 
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus breeding  1995-2003  20-80 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor breeding  1995-2003  50-90 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris breeding  1995-2003  50-90 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2013 high very unfavourable low
Population
Unknown

Falco vespertinus Red-footed Falcon 8 0 breeding pairs 0 very unfavourable
Coracias garrulus European Roller 11 0 breeding pairs 0 very unfavourable

Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation  Unknown  Very little or no conservation action taking place  low 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Abov - SKUEV0071 Habitats Directive 8 protected area contained by site 8  
Alúvium Starej Nitry - SKUEV0155 Habitats Directive 408 protected area contained by site 408  
Alúvium Zitavy - SKUEV0159 Habitats Directive 30 protected area contained by site 30  
Detvice - SKUEV0072 Habitats Directive 106 protected area contained by site 106  
Dolné Považie - SKCHVU005 Birds Directive 35,867 is identical to site 35,867  
Dolnovážske luhy - SKUEV0092 Habitats Directive 201 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Listové jazero - SKUEV0073 Habitats Directive 42 protected area contained by site 42  
Martovská mokraï - SKUEV0070 Habitats Directive 34 protected area contained by site 34  
Nesvadské piesky - SKUEV0098 Habitats Directive 17 protected area contained by site 17  
Panské lúky - SKUEV0095 Habitats Directive 78 protected area overlaps with site 65  
Šurianske slaniská - SKUEV0096 Habitats Directive 189 protected area overlaps with site 129  
Zátoò - SKUEV0084 Habitats Directive 87 protected area contained by site 87  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dolné Považie. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/11/2014

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