41 Péteri Lake

Description

Originally the Péteri Lake was formed by wind, which was later artificially transformed to a fish pond. It's surrounding covered by wet and dry grasslands, Populus plantations, farms and arable lands. Human activities include sylviculture, agriculture, fishing.

Location and size

Birdlife IBA Code : HU058
Location: Hungary, Bács-Kiskun, Csongrád
Central coordinates: 19.54 East 46.35 North
Altitude: 89-91m, average: 90m
Area: 720 ha

Habitats

Forest 5%Estimate icon
Grassland 32%Estimate icon
Wetlands 47%Estimate icon
Artificial landscapes (terrestrial) 16%Estimate icon

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Common birds




Source: 1) Lovászi Péter (editor): Javasolt különleges madárvédelmi területek Magyarországon, Magyar Madártani és Természetvédelmi Egyesület, 2002; 2) BirdLife International: Important Bird Areas factsheet, 2012; 3) Králl Attila, Nagy Károly: Fontos Madárélőhelyek Magyarországon (Területek, kritériumok és minősítő fajok) MME Monitoring Központ, 2007; 4) www.hungarianbirdwatching.com Important Bird Area descriptions, 2004-2014