Zavoronezhski area

Year of compilation: 2001

Site description (baseline)
A large flat depression surrounded by rivers Vorona, Palnoi Voronezh and Matyra. There are about 20 small swamps with total area upto 1000 ha. Used as extensive agricultural land.

Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
There are plans for creation of Zapovednik here.

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: Zavoronezhski area. Downloaded from on 05/06/2023.