Atlas of nesting birds in Bulgaria

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Water Rail

Water Rail

(Rallus aquaticus)Category of conservation concern (IUCN, 2020) - Least Concern Population size: 1 000 – 1 800 pairs Distribution pattern Dispersed in the plains in the whole country depending on the presence of wetlands with water vegetation. More grouped along the...

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Eurasian Wryneck

Eurasian Wryneck

(Jynx torquilla)Category of conservation concern (IUCN, 2020) - Least Concern Population size: 5 000 - 8 000 pairs Distribution pattern Patchy distribution over the whole country except for the middle and the high parts of the mountains and the predominantly...

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Eurasian Pygmy Owl

Eurasian Pygmy Owl

(Glaucidium passerinum)Category of conservation concern (IUCN, 2020) - Least Concern Population size: 30 - 120 pairs Distribution pattern With patchy and dispersed distribution, denser in the higher parts of Rila and Central Stara Planina, with more distant breeding...

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Dipper

Dipper

(Cinclus cinclus)Category of conservation concern (IUCN, 2020) - Least Concern Population size: 8 000 - 10 000 pairs Distribution pattern With patchy distribution, covering entirely the higher parts of most mountains and partly the lower ones (Strandzha, the Eastern...

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Water Pipit

Water Pipit

(Anthus spinoletta)Category of conservation concern (IUCN, 2020) - Least Concern Population size: 18 000-25 000 pairs Distribution pattern With patchy distribution covering more fully the highest parts of the mountains Rila, Pirin, Stara Planina and Vitosha, and more...

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