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Bogdasheni Lake


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2002 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC non-breeding 1996-2002 200-400 individuals A4i, B1i
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1996-2002 common A1
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus NT non-breeding 1996-2002 30 individuals A1, A4i, B1i

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2002).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Bugdasheni აღკვეთილი 119 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Bogdasheni Lake. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/bogdasheni-lake-iba-georgia on 02/03/2024.