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Location Romania, Constanta
Central coordinates 27o 41.39' East  44o 3.83' North
IBA criteria C1, C2, C6
Area 11,963 ha
Altitude 15 - 210m
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 passage  1990-2006  300-400 individuals  good  C2  Least Concern 
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia passage  1990-2006  100-200 individuals  good  C2  Least Concern 
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus passage  1990-2006  50-200 individuals  good  C1  Near Threatened 
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes breeding  1990-2006  8-10 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus breeding  1990-2006  16-20 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus breeding  1990-2006  4-6 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
European Roller Coracias garrulus breeding  1990-2006  100-160 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Birds Directive 3,105 protected area contained by site 3,105  
Lacul Oltina - ROSPA0056 Birds Directive 3,541 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Habitats Directive 14,473 protected area overlaps with site 4,391  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Băneasa - Canaraua Fetei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2014

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