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Location Romania, Muntenia
Central coordinates 24o 50.97' East  44o 54.72' North
IBA criteria C2, C3, C4, C6
Area 2,181 ha
Altitude 235 - 387m
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
Mute Swan Cygnus olor winter  1990-2006  570-720 individuals  good  C3  Least Concern 
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula winter  1990-2006  220-240 individuals  good  C3  Least Concern 
Smew Mergellus albellus winter  1990-2006  40-60 individuals  good  C2, C6  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds passage  1990-2006  25,000-50,000 individuals  good  C4   

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Lacurile de acumulare de pe ArgeÅ Birds Directive 2,179 protected area overlaps with site 1,839  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Argeş reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2014

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