Kievka and Chernaya river basins

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus EN breeding 2004 present A1
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR breeding 2004 present A1
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC breeding 2004 present A1
Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana EN breeding 2004 present A1
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Calidris pygmaea CR passage 2004 present A1
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus VU winter 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.

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)
Lazovsky Zapovednik 120,989 protected area contained by site 120,989
Chernye skaly Zakaznik 12,400 protected area contained by site 12,400


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaf deciduous forest (temperate/boreal), Mixed broadleaf-coniferous forest (temp/boreal -
Grassland Edaphic grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kievka and Chernaya river basins. Downloaded from on 25/01/2020.