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Valaamski archipelago


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
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia LC breeding 1998 10-24 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Valaam Historical-natural Museum / Zapovednik 24,700 protected area overlaps with site 19,630

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
Coastline Mud flats & sand flats, Rock stacks and islets, Shingle & stony beaches -
Forest -
Sea -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
other -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Valaamski archipelago. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/01/2022.