IBA Dubnické štrkovisko

Dubnické štrkovisko

Districts: Ilava, Trenčín
Altitude: 225 m – 228 m
Area: 0,45 km2


Site, which is located in the inundation of the Váh River, is made up of material pit with lots of islands and sandbanks. Vegetation cover consists of reed and sedge stands with poplars and willows seedlings.

Area protection

Sterna hirundo - Martin ŠpilákIBA Dubnické štrkovisko was designated a Special Protection Area (SPA) on September 17, 2009.


Site is an important nesting site of Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) and a resting place for migrating bird species.


Qualifying species

Species Breeding population Criterion
Pop.min. Pop.max.

Common Tern – Sterna hirundo

70 120 C6


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