Jargalant Khairkhan Mountain

IBA Criteria

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 estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Altai Snowcock Tetraogallus altaicus LC - 2009 present A3
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN breeding 2004 present A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN - 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: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Har Us Nuur National Park Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 321,360 protected area overlaps with site 0
Har Us Nuur National Conservation Parks 850,272 protected area overlaps with site 15,600


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jargalant Khairkhan Mountain. Downloaded from on 27/11/2020.