RU2017
Visimsky zapovednik and vicinity


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1988-1998 6-38 breeding pairs A1
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia LC breeding 1998 32 breeding pairs A3
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula LC breeding 1988-1998 present A3
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding 1988-1998 present A3
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 1998 12 breeding pairs A3
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 1998 4 breeding pairs A3
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa LC breeding 1998 6 breeding pairs A3
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC breeding 1988-1998 present A3
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus LC breeding 1988-1998 present A3
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla LC breeding 1988-1998 present A3
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica VU breeding 1988-1998 present A3

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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Visimsky Reserve and security zone Zapovednik 80,000 protected area contained by site 80,000
Visimsky Zapovednik 33,497 protected area overlaps with site 0
Visimskiy (Buffer Zone) Buffer Zone (adjacent to Zapovednik) 67,726 protected area overlaps with site 0
Visimskiy UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 179,606 protected area overlaps with site 0
Sulemskiy uchastok pervobytnykh lesov Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gora Starik-kamen' (zapovednoe urochische) Nature Monument 1,555 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gora Malinovaya Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gora Kameshok Nature Monument 1,800 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
not utilised -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Visimsky zapovednik and vicinity. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.