Year of compilation: 2001
A rather narrow forested mountain ridge.
This ridge is a botleneck for more then 20,000 migrating raptors, which mainly breed in West Siberia.
Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
Work is being carried out on the establishment of a Nature Park at the site.
The ridge is 10-20 km long and surrounded by steppe.
The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Irendyk ridge. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 16/08/2022.