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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 
Picoides tridactylus breeding  1998-2002  10-20 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  1998-2002  15-20 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2010 not assessed favourable not assessed
Good - based on reliable and complete / representative data

Bonasa bonasia Hazel Grouse 125 125 breeding pairs 100 favourable

Land use

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

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