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Location Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of
Central coordinates 21o 20.36' East  41o 44.19' North
IBA criteria A3, B2
Area 19,601 ha
Altitude 1,000 - 2,539m
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
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos resident  2006  3-5 breeding pairs  medium  B2  Least Concern 
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus resident  2005  100-150 breeding pairs  A3  Least Concern 
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria resident  1999  5-10 breeding pairs  A3  Least Concern 
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris resident  2002  20-40 breeding pairs  A3  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland  30%
Other   1%
Shrubland Heathland  20%
Grassland   27%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Jakupica Mountain. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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