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Location Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of
Central coordinates 22o 18.60' East  41o 35.52' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 5,730 ha
Altitude 320 - 697m
Year of IBA assessment 2008

Macedonian Ecological Society (Affiliate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
European Roller Coracias garrulus breeding  2009  5-15 breeding pairs  A1  Least Concern 
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus breeding  2006  10-20 breeding pairs  B2  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land; Other urban and industrial areas  45%
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland  12%
Grassland   1%
Wetlands (inland)   4%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Lake Mantovo and river Lakavica. Downloaded from on 23/10/2016

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