Western Rhodopes IBA

Location:Bulgaria
Area:310,557 acres (125,678 hectares)
IBA Criteria: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
Caprimulgus europaeus (European Nightjar)C6
Dendrocopos leucotos (White-backed Woodpecker)C6
Dryocopus martius (Black Woodpecker)C6
Erithacus rubecula (European Robin)B3
Fringilla coelebs (Common Chaffinch)B3
Glaucidium passerinum (Eurasian Pygmy Owl)C6
Pernis apivorus (European Honey Buzzard)C6
Regulus regulus (Goldcrest)B3
Sylvia atricapilla (Eurasian Blackcap)B3
Tetrao urogallus (Western Capercaillie)C6
Tetrastes bonasia (Hazel Grouse)C6
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird)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