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Location Romania, Brasov,Sibiu
Central coordinates 24o 47.29' East  45o 42.45' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 88,951 ha
Altitude 364 - 2,376m
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 Stork Ciconia nigra breeding  1990-2006  10-15 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina breeding  1990-2006  40-50 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus breeding  1990-2006  60-90 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Circus cyaneus winter  1990-2006  40-60 individuals  good  C6  Not Recognised 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1990-2006  200-350 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Least Concern 
Ural Owl Strix uralensis breeding  1990-2006  50-60 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Dendrocopos leucotos breeding  1990-2006  250-300 breeding pairs  good  C6  Not Recognised 
Picus canus breeding  1990-2006  200-250 breeding pairs  good  C6  Not Recognised 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  1990-2006  3,000-4,000 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva breeding  1990-2006  2,100-2,500 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis breeding  1990-2006  13,500-16,900 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Mlaca TÄ Habitats Directive 4 protected area contained by site 4  
MunÅ Habitats Directive 198,495 protected area overlaps with site 26,368  
Oltul Mijlociu - Cibin - Hârtibaciu - ROSCI0132 Habitats Directive 2,054 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Piemontul FÄ Birds Directive 71,288 protected area contained by site 71,288  
Poienile cu narcise de la Dumbrava Vadului - ROSCI0205 Habitats Directive 396 protected area contained by site 396  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dealurile Nordice ale Munţilor Făgăraş. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/12/2014

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