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North-east Sakhalin lagoons


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2016

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU breeding 2004 present A1
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 2004 present A4i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 2004 present A1
Siberian Scoter Melanitta stejnegeri LC non-breeding 1988-2003 1,000,000-2,000,000 individuals A4i
Black Scoter Melanitta americana NT non-breeding 2004 present A1, A4i
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator LC non-breeding 2004 present A4i
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus LC non-breeding 1988-2003 15,000-20,000 individuals A4i
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC non-breeding 1988-2003 70,000-300,000 individuals A4i
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC breeding 2004 present A1
Falcated Duck Mareca falcata NT breeding 2004 present A4i
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Little Curlew Numenius minutus LC passage 2004 present A4i
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa NT breeding 2004 present A4i
Red Knot Calidris canutus NT passage 2004 present A4i
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Calidris pygmaea CR passage 2004 present A1
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus LC passage 2004 present A4i
Spotted Greenshank Tringa guttifer EN breeding 2004 present A1
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla VU breeding 2004 present A4i
Mew Gull Larus canus LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleuticus VU breeding 2012 min 15,600 individuals A4i
Little Tern Sternula albifrons LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Long-billed Murrelet Brachyramphus perdix NT breeding 1998-2010 200-1,000 individuals A1, A4ii

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)
Ostrova Vrangelya Nature Monument 85 protected area contained by site 0
Ostrov Lyarvo Nature Monument 100 protected area contained by site 0
Ostrov Chaichiy Nature Monument 118 protected area contained by site 0
Oleniy Zakaznik 80,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lunskiy zaliv Nature Monument 22,110 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Coastal lagoons -
Forest Forest tundra (boreal/arctic) -
Shrubland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban areas -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: North-east Sakhalin lagoons. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/11/2020.