Dayan Lake

IBA Justification

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population at site IBA criteria triggered
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus LC breeding 2009 present A4i
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus NT breeding 2004 present A4i
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2009 present A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 2009 present A1
White-throated Bushchat Saxicola insignis VU breeding 2004 present A1, A3
Mongolian Accentor Prunella koslowi LC resident 2003 present A2, A3

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

For more information about the IBA criteria, please click here

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Altai Tavan range National Conservation Parks 636,161 protected area contains site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) -
Grassland -
For further information about the IUCN habitat classification, please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Dayan Lake. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023.