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Location Romania, Transylvania
Central coordinates 25o 45.24' East  45o 58.16' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 58,013 ha
Altitude 462 - 1,234m
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  10-22 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina breeding  1990-2006  40-55 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus breeding  1990-2006  70-85 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1990-2006  40-60 breeding pairs  good  C1  Least Concern 
Ural Owl Strix uralensis breeding  1990-2006  60-70 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos breeding  1990-2006  195-215 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Black woodpecker Dryocopus martius breeding  1990-2006  80-100 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus breeding  1990-2006  230-260 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva breeding  1990-2006  1,700-2,600 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Ciomad - Balvanyos - ROSCI0037 Habitats Directive 6,029 protected area overlaps with site 1,832  
Dealul CiocaÅ Habitats Directive 910 protected area contained by site 910  
MunÅ Birds Directive 58,045 protected area contains site 58,013  
Tinovul MohoÅ Habitats Directive 440 protected area overlaps with site 57  

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