Country/territory: Russia (European)
IBA criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i (2007)
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Area: 6,855 ha
Site description (baseline)
Shallow waters of the Baltic sea around Kurgalsy peninsula.
Hundreds of thousends of geese, 1,200,000 ducks, 100,000 waders and 1,000,000 gulls stop over during spring and autumn migration.
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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kurgalski Peninsula. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1628 on 06/06/2023.