Pereluchski Nature Reserve

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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1991 15-50 breeding pairs A1
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 1991 20-40 breeding pairs A1
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LC breeding 1991 200-300 breeding pairs B2

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)
Pereluchskiy (kompleksnyi) Zakaznik 6,400 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pereluchski Zakaznik Zakaznik 6,425 is identical to site 6,425


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Urban parks and gardens -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Pereluchski Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 28/09/2023.