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Location Croatia, Osjecko-baranjska zupanija,Pozesko-slavonska zupanija,Viroviticko-podravska zupanija
Central coordinates 18o 10.00' East  45o 40.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 41,384 ha
Altitude 90 - 100m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Association BIOM (Affiliate)

Site description Alluvial Quercus forests streching from the town of Podravska Slatina south-east to the village of Vuka.

Key Biodiversity An important site for breeding storks and raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black Stork Ciconia nigra breeding  10-50 breeding pairs  medium  B2  Least Concern 
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla resident  5-10 breeding pairs  medium  A1, B2  Least Concern 
Milvus migrans breeding  10-20 breeding pairs  poor  B2  Not Recognised 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Predolac-Sibenica Other Area 121 protected area contained by site 121  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest; Broadleaved deciduous woodland  90%
Artificial - terrestrial Other urban and industrial areas  10%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry 100%
hunting -

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Alluvial forests from Podravska Slatina to Vuka. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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