Morkushskoye reservoir

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA criteria met: B1i (2007)
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Area: 900 ha

Site description (baseline)
Artificial reservoir which is an important staging area after end of August - when an mudflats are offered after spliting put the water. In his time a lot of gulls, waders and ducks are feeding here, but the exact numbers of each species needed in more carefull countings.

The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Morkushskoye reservoir. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023.