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Location Romania, Brasov,Sibiu
Central coordinates 24o 39.79' East  45o 47.95' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 2,789 ha
Altitude 370 - 450m
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
White Stork Ciconia ciconia breeding  1990-2006  120-140 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus passage  1990-2006  40 individuals  good  C1  Near Threatened 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1990-2006  80-160 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Least Concern 
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis breeding  1990-2006  40 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus breeding  1990-2006  80 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria breeding  1990-2006  40 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Avrig - Scorei - FÄ Birds Directive 2,788 protected area overlaps with site 2,466  
Oltul Mijlociu - Cibin - Hârtibaciu - ROSCI0132 Habitats Directive 2,054 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Podisul Hârtibaciului - ROSPA0099 Birds Directive 246,469 protected area is adjacent to site 0  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Avrig - Scorei - Făgăraş. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2014

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