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Location Lithuania, Klaipeda
Central coordinates 21o 45.00' East  56o 19.00' North
IBA criteria C1
Area 329 ha
Altitude 20 - 30m
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
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  2001  40 males only  C1  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land; Other urban and industrial areas  77%
Grassland   16%
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland; Treeline ecotone  2%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 77%
rangeland/pastureland 16%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Segments of the Apse River valley. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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