|Central coordinates||20o 10.00' East 45o 20.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, B2, B3|
|Altitude||76 - 86m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description A narrow, 60-km stretch of river with fringing reed Phragmites; the lower reaches have been dammed to form a fish-pond. There are three major settlements in the vicinity of Jegrièka, which is surrounded by arable land.
Key Biodiversity An important site for breeding and passage waterbirds.
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Jegricka||Strict Nature Reserve||20||protected area contained by site||20|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Rivers and streams; Standing freshwater; Water fringe vegetation||80%|
|Artificial - terrestrial||Arable land; Forestry plantations; Other urban and industrial areas; Perennial crops, orchards and groves||20%|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||10%|
Protection status National Low International None20 ha of IBA covered by Strict Nature Reserve (Jegrièka, 20 ha).
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jegricka. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2014
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