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Location Poland, zachodnio-pomorskie
Central coordinates 14o 45.00' East  53o 52.00' North
IBA criteria C1, C6
Area 4,198 ha
Altitude 20 m
Year of IBA assessment 2010

Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków



Site description The marshy valley of the Grzybnica and Wo³czenica rivers, containing numerous channels. There are considerable areas of fen with large stretches covered with reedbeds Phragmites and wet, flooded meadows; bushes of alder Alnus are abundant. Land-uses include cattle-farming.

Key Biodiversity A total of 151 species have been recorded, 107 as breeders.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola breeding  2004-2009  22-37 males only  good  C1, C6  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Bagna Rozwarowskie - PLB320001 Birds Directive 4,250 is identical to site 4,198  
Ujscie Odry i Zalew Szczecinski - PLH320018 Habitats Directive 52,612 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Zalew Kamienski i Dziwna - PLB320011 Birds Directive 12,507 protected area is adjacent to site 0  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Other   1%
Grassland Humid grasslands  22%
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs; Rivers and streams; Standing freshwater  30%
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land  28%
Forest   19%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 80%
hunting 10%
not utilised 10%

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rozwarowo Marshes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/11/2014

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