|Location||Serbia, Southwest Serbia|
|Central coordinates||19o 25.00' East 43o 52.00' North|
|IBA criteria||B1i, B2|
|Altitude||230 - 1,673m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Located near to the Drina river in western Serbia, with coniferous, broadleaved and mixed forests (spruce Picea, fir Abies, pine Pinus, beech Fagus and oak Quercus) covering the majority of the land area. Human activities include cattle-grazing.
Key Biodiversity This is an important for breeding raptors and forest-nesting species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (breeding).
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Sargan - Mokra Gora||Landscape of Outstanding Qualities||3,678||protected area contained by site||10,814|
|Tara||National Park||19,200||protected area contained by site||19,175|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland; Treeline ecotone||65%|
|Shrubland||Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis; Scrub||5%|
|Grassland||Mesophile grasslands; Steppes and dry calcareous grassland||10%|
|Wetlands (inland)||Raised bogs; Rivers and streams||5%|
|Caves and subterranean habitats (non-aquatic)||Caves||-|
|Artificial - terrestrial||Forestry plantations; Perennial crops, orchards and groves; Ruderal land||5%|
|Rocky areas||Inland cliffs; Scree & boulders||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||70%|
Protection status National Partial International None19,200 ha of IBA covered by National Park (Tara, 19,200 ha).
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