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Torna-Shoina watershed


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Brent Goose Branta bernicla LC passage 1995 1 individuals A4i, B1i
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC passage 1995 1 individuals A4i, B1i
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC breeding 1994 1-2,000 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B3
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 1995 1,500 individuals A1, A4i, B1i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC breeding 1995 1-3,000 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Northern Pintail Anas acuta LC breeding 1995 1-3,000 breeding pairs B1i, B2
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea NT passage 1995 1-10,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Little Stint Calidris minuta LC passage 1995 1-10,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus LC breeding 1995 1 breeding pairs B2
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1995 50,000-99,999 individuals A4iii

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)
Shoinskiy Zakaznik 16,400 protected area overlaps with site 12,547

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Tundra -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater -
Coastline Tidal rivers & enclosed tidal waters, Sand dunes & beaches, Mud flats & sand flats -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Torna-Shoina watershed. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/06/2022.