Rila IBA

Location:Bulgaria
Area:355,172 acres (143,733 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A3, B2, B3, C6
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfb (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aegolius funereus (Boreal Owl)C6
Aquila chrysaetos (Golden Eagle)B2, C6
Caprimulgus europaeus (European Nightjar)C6
Dendrocopos leucotos (White-backed Woodpecker)C6
Dryocopus martius (Black Woodpecker)C6
Erithacus rubecula (European Robin)B3
Falco peregrinus (Peregrine Falcon)C6
Fringilla coelebs (Common Chaffinch)B3
Glaucidium passerinum (Eurasian Pygmy Owl)C6
Linaria cannabina (Common Linnet)B3
Monticola saxatilis (Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush)B2
Picoides tridactylus (Three-toed Woodpecker)C6
Prunella collaris (Alpine Accentor)A3
Pyrrhocorax graculus (Alpine Chough)A3
Regulus regulus (Goldcrest)B3
Sylvia atricapilla (Eurasian Blackcap)B3
Tetrao urogallus (Western Capercaillie)C6
Tetrastes bonasia (Hazel Grouse)C6
Tichodroma muraria (Wallcreeper)A3
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird)B3
Turdus philomelos (Song Thrush)B3
Turdus torquatus (Ring Ouzel)B3

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263