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Location Slovakia, Trenčín,Žilina
Central coordinates 18o 25.45' East  48o 57.47' North
IBA criteria C6
Area 59,586 ha
Altitude 223 - 1,213m
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
Falco peregrinus breeding  1995-2003  4-10 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo breeding  1995-2003  15-23 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 
Picus canus breeding  1995-2003  70-150 breeding pairs  C6  Not Recognised 
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius breeding  1995-2003  230-470 breeding pairs  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Baske - SKUEV0274 Habitats Directive 3,645 protected area contained by site 3,645  
Kòaž Habitats Directive 3,768 protected area overlaps with site 4,006  
Rokoš - SKUEV0128 Habitats Directive 4,602 protected area contained by site 4,602  
Strážovské vrchy - SKCHVU028 Birds Directive 59,521 protected area contained by site 59,521  
Strážovské vrchy - SKUEV0256 Habitats Directive 29,366 protected area overlaps with site 25,661  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Strazovske hills. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/08/2014

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