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Location Romania, Constanta
Central coordinates 27o 56.50' East  44o 8.21' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 19,849 ha
Altitude 15 - 181m
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
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus breeding  1990-2006  36-41 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Near Threatened 
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug breeding  1990-2006  1 breeding pairs  good  C1  Endangered 
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus passage  1990-2006  200-400 individuals  good  C1  Near Threatened 
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes breeding  1990-2006  15-18 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Black Kite Milvus migrans breeding  1990-2006  5-6 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus breeding  1990-2006  3-4 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus breeding  1990-2006  1-3 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus breeding  1990-2006  9-10 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus breeding  1990-2006  35-40 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  1990-2006  1-2 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Vulnerable 
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus passage  1990-2006  60-80 individuals  good  C1, C6  Near Threatened 
Burhinus oedicnemus breeding  1990-2006  30-32 breeding pairs  good  C6  Not Recognised 
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola passage  1990-2006  80-90 individuals  good  C6  Least Concern 
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus breeding  1990-2006  120-130 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
European Roller Coracias garrulus breeding  1990-2006  100-120 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Near Threatened 
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus breeding  1990-2006  150-160 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor breeding  1990-2006  210-220 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  1990-2006  800-1,000 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra breeding  1990-2006  2,200-2,500 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla breeding  1990-2006  600-650 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka breeding  1990-2006  24-26 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris breeding  1990-2006  3,600-4,000 breeding pairs  good  C6  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Aliman - Adamclisi - ROSPA0001 Birds Directive 19,454 protected area contained by site 19,454  
Balta Vederoasa - ROSPA0007 Birds Directive 2,103 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
DumbrÄ Habitats Directive 18,714 protected area overlaps with site 6,964  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aliman - Adamclisi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/09/2014

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