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Location Slovakia, Prešov
Central coordinates 21o 51.13' East  49o 11.50' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 107,736 ha
Altitude 160 - 880m
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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia breeding  1995-2003  550-750 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Black Stork Ciconia nigra breeding  1995-2003  21-25 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
White Stork Ciconia ciconia breeding  1995-2003  33-47 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina breeding  1995-2003  38-42 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Red Kite Milvus milvus breeding  1995-2003  4-6 breeding pairs  C6  Near Threatened 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1995-2003  290-410 males only  C1  Least Concern 
Ural Owl Strix uralensis breeding  1995-2003  75-85 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus breeding  1995-2003  120-160 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis breeding  1995-2003  35-45 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Dendrocopos leucotos breeding  1995-2003  200-240 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius breeding  1995-2003  230-270 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Picus canus breeding  1995-2003  150-200 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio breeding  1995-2003  3,000-4,000 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  1995-2003  70-90 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria breeding  1995-2003  600-800 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis breeding  1995-2003  3,100-4,900 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Ficedula parva breeding  1995-2003  1,800-2,000 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 

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