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Location Romania, Transylvania
Central coordinates 23o 7.40' East  47o 53.69' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 20,953 ha
Altitude 115 - 482m
Year of IBA assessment 2007

Romanian Ornithological Society

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black Kite Milvus migrans breeding  1990-2006  2-4 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1990-2006  20-30 breeding pairs  good  C1  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Lunca inferioarÄ Birds Directive 20,121 protected area contained by site 20,121  
Râul Tur - ROSCI0214 Habitats Directive 20,953 is identical to site 20,953  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lunca Turului Inferior. Downloaded from on 25/04/2015

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