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Location Lithuania, Telsiai
Central coordinates 21o 33.00' East  54o 49.00' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 607 ha
Altitude 80 m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Lietuvos Ornitologu Draugija (Affiliate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria breeding  1998  6 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola breeding  1998  3 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Reiskiai State Telmological Reserve Nature Reserve 607 is identical to site 607  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland  3%
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs; Standing freshwater  96%
Grassland   1%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research 100%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Reiskiai Telmological Reserve. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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