Watershed of Bel'skaya and Nugush rivers

Year of compilation: 2001

Site description
Watershed of the Belskaya and Nugush rivers crossed with mountainous ridges.

Key biodiversity
Bird data is incomplete, more research is needed.

Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
Degree of overlap between protected areas and IBA is uncertain -- data needs confirmation.

Habitat and land use
The mountain ridges and rocky river shores have good habitat for many breeding birds, while the humid grassland found along the rivers is ideal for local populations of Corncrake.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Watershed of Bel'skaya and Nugush rivers. Downloaded from on 20/09/2020.