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Khaypudyrskaya Bay (Islands of B. Zelenets, Dolgi, Matveyev)


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2000 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC passage 1992 300 individuals B1i
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC passage 1992 max 10,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 1992 max 10,000 individuals A4i, B1i
King Eider Somateria spectabilis LC passage 1992 max 40,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Common Eider Somateria mollissima NT passage 1992 max 40,000 individuals A4i, B1i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1992 max 140,000 individuals A4iii

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2000).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Nenetsky Zapovednik 313,400 protected area overlaps with site 43,200

Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Tundra -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Marine Neritic -
Marine Intertidal -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
not utilised -


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Khaypudyrskaya Bay (Islands of B. Zelenets, Dolgi, Matveyev). Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/khaypudyrskaya-bay-(islands-of-b.-zelenets-dolgi-matveyev)-iba-russia-(european) on 20/02/2024.