MN054
Delta of Orkhon and Selenge Rivers


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
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC - 2004 present A4i
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU breeding 2004 present A1
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC - 2004 present A4i
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC - 2004 present A4i
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC passage 2004 present A1
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 2004 present A1
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2004 present A1

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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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Grassland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Delta of Orkhon and Selenge Rivers. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/09/2022.