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Location Romania, Timis
Central coordinates 21o 3.19' East  45o 29.28' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 4,617 ha
Altitude 72 - 91m
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-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax breeding  1990-2006  100-150 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1990-2006  20-25 breeding pairs  good  C1  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Lunca TimiÅ Habitats Directive 9,768 protected area overlaps with site 961  
Birds Directive 4,624 is identical to site 4,617  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Macedonia forest. Downloaded from on 07/05/2015

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