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Location Czech Republic, South Bohemia
Central coordinates 14o 4.80' East  48o 51.60' North
IBA criteria A1, C1, C6
Area 23,565 ha
Altitude 548 - 1,228m
Year of IBA assessment 2002

Czech Society for Ornithology



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia breeding  1998-2002  50-100 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1998-2002  50-80 males only  A1, C1  Least Concern 
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum breeding  1998-2002  30-50 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Eurasian Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus breeding  1998-2002  10-20 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  1998-2002  15-20 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Blansky les - CZ0314124 Habitats Directive 22,212 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Boletice - CZ0311040 Birds Directive 23,565 is identical to site 23,565  
Boletice - CZ0314123 Habitats Directive 20,349 protected area contained by site 20,349  
Polna - CZ0312045 Habitats Directive 1 protected area contained by site 1  
Sumava - CZ0314024 Habitats Directive 171,866 protected area overlaps with site 1,761  
Svaty Kriz - CZ0312226 Habitats Directive 8 protected area is adjacent to site 0  

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 3%
forestry 56%
military 40%
urban/industrial/transport 1%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boletice. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/07/2014

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