IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Eurasian Scops-owl Otus scops LC breeding 1998 456 breeding pairs B2
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 1997 2-3 breeding pairs A1
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC breeding 1998 7 breeding pairs B2
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC breeding 1998 13 breeding pairs B2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Bashkiria National Park 93,753 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Altyn-Solok Zakaznik 90,800 protected area is adjacent to site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Uryuk. Downloaded from on 20/03/2023.