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NATURA 2000 - STANDARD DATA FORM

For Special Protection Areas (SPA),
Proposed Sites for Community Importance (pSCI),
Sites of Community Importance (SCI) and
for Special Areas of Conservation (SAC)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. SITE IDENTIFICATION

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1.1 Type

B

1.2 Site code

BG0000136

1.3 Site name

Reka Gorna Luda Kamchia

1.4 First Compilation date

2004-01

1.5 Update date

2015-07

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:Ministry of Environment and Water, “National Nature Protection Service” Directorate
Address:  Sofia  22    Sofia    1000  Maria Luiza Blvd. 
Email:r.dimova@moew.government.bg
Date site proposed as SCI:2007-03
Date site confirmed as SCI:2008-12
Date site designated as SAC: No data
National legal reference of SAC designation: No data
Explanation(s):Adopted by Council of Ministers Decision No. 122/02.03.2007 (promulgated SG 21/2007).

2. SITE LOCATION

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2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:26.669300
Latitude:42.822160

2.2 Area [ha]

2276.9300

2.3 Marine area [%]

0.0000

2.4 Sitelength [km]:

0.00

2.5 Administrative region code and name

NUTS level 2 code Region Name
BG34Yugoiztochen
BG34Yugoiztochen

2.6 Biogeographical Region(s)

Continental (100.00 %)

3. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

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3.1 Habitat types present on the site and assessment for them

Annex I Habitat types Site assessment
Code PF NP Cover [ha] Cave [number] Data quality A|B|C|D A|B|C
      RepresentativityRelative SurfaceConservationGlobal
3260  info      343.589  0.00   
6110  info      1.36615  0.00         
6210  info      502.746  0.00   
6240  info      1055.63  0.00   
9150  info      1.54831  0.00         
9180  info      0.00061  0.00         
91BA  info      4e-005  0.00         
91E0  info      2.73231  0.00   
91M0  info      433.755  0.00   
91S0  info      0.00025  0.00         
91W0  info      0.00105  0.00         
  • PF: for the habitat types that can have a non-priority as well as a priority form (6210, 7130, 9430) enter "X" in the column PF to indicate the priority form.
  • NP: in case that a habitat type no longer exists in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Cover: decimal values can be entered
  • Caves: for habitat types 8310, 8330 (caves) enter the number of caves if estimated surface is not available.
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation)

3.2 Species referred to in Article 4 of Directive 2009/147/EC and listed in Annex II of Directive 92/43/EEC and site evaluation for them

Species Population in the site Site assessment
G Code Scientific Name S NP T Size Unit Cat. D.qual. A|B|C|D A|B|C
      MinMax  Pop.Con.Iso.Glo.
I1093Austropotamobius torrentium    9474  9474   
F1138Barbus meridionalis           
F1137Barbus plebejus           
A1193Bombina variegata        localities   
M1352Canis lupus         
I1088Cerambyx cerdo           
R5194Elaphe sauromates        localities   
R1220Emys orbicularis    localities   
I1083Lucanus cervus           
M1355Lutra lutra    12  13     
I1089Morimus funereus           
M1323Myotis bechsteinii    11  50   
M1307Myotis blythii                 
M1321Myotis emarginatus    11  50   
I4053Paracaloptenus caloptenoides           
M1304Rhinolophus ferrumequinum                 
M1303Rhinolophus hipposideros    11  50   
F1134Rhodeus sericeus amarus           
I1087Rosalia alpina           
M1335Spermophilus citellus           
R1219Testudo graeca        localities   
R1217Testudo hermanni        localities   
A1171Triturus karelinii        localities   
I1032Unio crassus    15958  15958   
M2635Vormela peregusna           
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, I = Invertebrates, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Type: p = permanent, r = reproducing, c = concentration, w = wintering (for plant and non-migratory species use permanent)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the Standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting (see reference portal)
  • Abundance categories (Cat.): C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present - to fill if data are deficient (DD) or in addition to population size information
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation); VP = 'Very poor' (use this category only, if not even a rough estimation of the population size can be made, in this case the fields for population size can remain empty, but the field "Abundance categories" has to be filled in)

3.3 Other important species of flora and fauna (optional)

Species

Population in the site

Motivation

Group CODE Scientific Name S NP Size Unit Cat. Species Annex Other categories
     MinMax C|R|V|PIVVABCD
Ablepharus kitaibelii                   
Bufo viridis                   
Coluber caspius                   
Coronella austriaca                   
Elaphe longissima                   
Erebia medusa                   
Glaucopsyche alexis                   
Hyla arborea                   
Lacerta viridis                   
Maculinea arion                   
Melitaea britomartis                   
Natrix tessellata                   
Parnassius mnemosyne                   
Podarcis muralis                   
Pyrgus cinarae                   
Rana dalmatina                   
Scolitantides orion                   
Thymelicus acteon                   
Vipera ammodytes                   
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, Fu = Fungi, I = Invertebrates, L = Lichens, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • CODE: for Birds, Annex IV and V species the code as provided in the reference portal should be used in addition to the scientific name
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting, (see reference portal)
  • Cat.: Abundance categories: C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present
  • Motivation categories: IV, V: Annex Species (Habitats Directive), A: National Red List data; B: Endemics; C: International Conventions; D: other reasons

4. SITE DESCRIPTION

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4.1 General site character

Habitat class % Cover
N0629.00
N0947.00
N1024.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

The site is a river of the Black Sea catchment, and a dry land area, covering both banks.

4.2 Quality and importance

Biocorridor connecting important bird areas.

4.3 Threats, pressures and activities with impacts on the site

The most important impacts and activities with high effect on the site

Negative Impacts
RankThreats and pressures [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
LA04i
MA04o
MA04.03i
MB02.02o
HB02.02i
MD01.02o
HD01.02i
LE01o
LE03.01o
ME03.01i
HF02.01.02i
HF03.01b
HF03.02i
MF03.02.02o
HF03.02.03b
HF04b
HG01.04b
HJ02.05b
MK01.01b
LK01.03i
Positive Impacts
RankActivities, management [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
MA03b
LA04i
MA04o
LE01o

Rank: H = high, M = medium, L = low
Pollution: N = Nitrogen input, P = Phosphor/Phosphate input, A = Acid input/acidification,
T = toxic inorganic chemicals, O = toxic organic chemicals, X = Mixed pollutions
i = inside, o = outside, b = both

4.5 Documentation

Initial proposal and description of the site made by Dilyan Georgiev, Ivaylo Klisurov - Green Balkans Federation of Nature Conservation NGOs / e-mail: office@greenbalkans.org; Desislava Sopotlieva - Institute of Botany, BAS. Initially listed publications: 1. Arnold E., J. Burton, D. Ovenden, 1992. A field guide to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Britain and Europe. Collins Publ., London, 272 pp 2. Cramp, St. 1983. Handbook of the Birds of Europe the Middle East and North Africa. The Birds of the Western Palearctic. Volume 4. Oxford University Press, 48-62 pp. 3. Cramp, St., K E L Simmons et al. 1977 Handbook of the Birds of Europe the Middle East and North Africa. The Birds of the Western Palearctic. Volume I : Ostrich to Ducks. Oxford University Press. 4. Delany S., C. Reyes, E. Hubert, S. Pihl, E. Rees, L. Haanstra, A. Strien, 1999. Results from the International Waterbird Census in the Westwrn Paleactic and Southwest Asia 1995 and 1996. Wetlands International Publication, ¹ 54, 178 pp. 5. Karapetkova M., M. Zhivkov, 1995. Fish in Bulgaria. Sofia. "Gea Libris", 247 pp. 6. Kostadinova, I. (compiler), 1997. Important Bird Areas in Bulgaria. BSPB, Sofia. 7. Kostadinova, I., S. Dereliev, 2001. Results from the midwinter census of waterfowl in Bulgaria for the period 1997-2001 year, Sofia. 8. Macdonald D., P. Barret, 1993. Mammals of Britain & Europe. Collins field guide, Harper Collins Publ., London, 312 pp. 10. Michev, T., L. Profirov. 2003. Mid-winter Numbers of Waterbirds in Bulgaria (1977-2001). Results form 25 years of mid-winter counts carried out at the most important Bulgarian wetlands. Sofia - Moscow. 11. Mihov S., 2002. Field guide of amphibians in Bulgaria, Bourgas Wetlands, 45 pp. 12. Nankinov, D., S. Simeonov, T. Michev, B. Ivanov. 1997. Fauna of Bulgaria. Vol. 26: Aves, Part ²². Sofia, Academic Publishing House "Prof. M. Drinov". 13. Ornithological database of Green Balkans Federation of Nature Conservation NGOs. 14. Patev, P. 1950. Birds in Bulgaria. BAS, Sofia, 364 pp. 15. Roche J., 2000. Die Vogelstimmen Europas auf 4 CDs - Rufe und Gesange. "Kosmos". 16. Simeonov, S., T. Michev, 1991. The birds of the Balkan Peninsula. "Peter Beron", Sofia, 249 pp. 17. Simeonov, S., T. Michev, D. Nankinov. 1990. Fauna in Bulgaria. Vol. 20 Aves. Part ². S., BAS, 350 pp. 18. Simeonov, S., T. Michev. 1991. Birds of the Balkan Peninsula. Peter Beron, Sofia, 245 pp. 19. Swensson L., 1992. Identification guide to European Passerines. Stockholm. 20. Swensson L., P. Grant, 2000. Bird guide. Harper Collins Publishers, London, 392 pp. Data revised by a team of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (http://www.bas.bg). New data provided by project "Mapping and assessment of the conservation status of the natural habitats and species - Phase 1" (see link).
http://natura2000.moew.government.bg/Home/ProtectedSite?code=BG0000136&siteType=HabitatDirective

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

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5.1 Designation types at national and regional level:

Code Cover [%]
BG00100.00

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

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6.1 Body(ies) responsible for the site management:

Organisation:Regional Inspectorate of Environment and Water: Burgas, Stara Zagora
Address:
Email:

6.2 Management Plan(s):

An actual management plan does exist:

Yes
No, but in preparation
X
No

 

7. MAP OF THE SITE

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