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Rezervația Stânca de la Costești

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Rezervația Stânca de la Costești (RO)
Stânca de la Costeşti reservation (EN)

  • The "Stânca de la Costeşti Lake" (area 2,950 ha) was declared a natural reserve by Government Decision no. 2151 of 30 November 2004 (establishing the protected area regime for new areas); then an important area (2,161 ha) will be established as a special avifaunistic protection area by Government Decision no. 1284 of October 24, 2007; an integral part of the European ecological network - Natura 2000 in Romania). This includes the Ripiceni Rock Nature Reserve (Rezervația Stânca Ripiceni).
  • The site has three habitat classes: Continental sweet waters (standing, flowing); Extensive cereal crops (including rotational crops with defoliation) and improved grasslands which shelter and provide favorable nesting and feeding conditions for several species of birds (migratory, passage or sedentary), some of which are protected at European level or on the IUCN red list.
  • Several avifauna species listed in Annex I of Council Directive 147 / EC of 30 November 2009 are the basis for its designation; such as: blue gull (Alcedo atthis), small duck (Anas crecca), duckless duck (Netta rufina), duck lingurar (Anas clypeata), chestnut duck (Aythya ferina), white stork (Ciconia ciconia), black stork (Ciconia nigra), winter swan (Cygnus cygnus), summer swan (Cygnus olor).
  • Other species: Ardeola ralloides, Ardea purpurea, Ixobrychus minutus, Nycticorax nycticorax, Aquila clangaa, Aquila pomarina, Aquila heliaca, Anser anser, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas querquedula, Aythya fuligula, Aythya marila, Bucephala clangula, Branta ruficollis, Buteo buteo, Buteo lagopus, Circaetus gallicus etc.
Rezervația Stânca de la Costești - Stânca de la Costeşti reservationStânca de la Costeşti reservation, Botoşani county, Romania
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