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Location Poland, mazowieckie,podlaskie,warminsko-mazurskie
Central coordinates 21o 39.00' East  53o 23.00' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 59,517 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2010

Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
White Stork Ciconia ciconia breeding  2004-2009  300-400 breeding pairs  medium  C6  Least Concern 
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa breeding  2004-2009  30-50 breeding pairs  good  C1  Near Threatened 
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata breeding  2009  25-30 breeding pairs  good  C1  Near Threatened 
European Roller Coracias garrulus breeding  2004-2009  14-22 breeding pairs  good  C1, C6  Near Threatened 
Wood Lark Lullula arborea breeding  2004-2009  400-500 breeding pairs  poor  C6  Least Concern 

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