Year of compilation: 2001
A system of numerous ox-bow lakes along the very wet river Desna floodplain, which is tending to get wetter.
Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
There are plans to organize monitoring of goose congregations in 1997-99.Area is included in the shadow list of Ramsar sites (2000).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Desna flood-plain near Trubchevsk. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 21/01/2020.