Dashinchilen Bayan Lake

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
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU breeding 2004 present A1
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC - 2004 present A4i
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo LC breeding 2004 present A4i
White-naped Crane Grus vipio VU breeding 2004 present A1
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 2004 present A1
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta LC - 2009 present A4i
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva LC - 2009 present A4i
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus NT - 2004 present A4i
Arctic Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus LC - 2009 present A4i

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.

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dashinchilen Bayan Lake. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.