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Location Romania, Muntenia
Central coordinates 24o 9.51' East  43o 43.57' North
IBA criteria C1, C2
Area 10,554 ha
Altitude 22 - 32m
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
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca breeding  1990-2006  24-31 breeding pairs  good  C1  Near Threatened 
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca passage  1990-2006  130-240 individuals  good  C1  Near Threatened 
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia passage  1990-2006  120-140 individuals  good  C2  Least Concern 
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides passage  1990-2006  600-1,000 individuals  good  C2  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
ConfluenÅ Birds Directive 21,996 protected area overlaps with site 1,774  
Coridorul Jiului - ROSCI0045 Habitats Directive 71,394 protected area overlaps with site 1,774  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dăbuleni - Grinduri. Downloaded from on 31/03/2015

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