Talduair mountain

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
Altai Snowcock Tetraogallus altaicus LC breeding 2004 10-30 breeding pairs A3
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus LC breeding 2004 5-6 breeding pairs A3
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus LC breeding 2004 5-10 breeding pairs A3
Plain Mountain-finch Leucosticte nemoricola LC breeding 2004 present A3
Brandt's Mountain-finch Leucosticte brandti LC breeding 2004 10-30 breeding pairs 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)
Buguzunskiy Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Altaisky UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 3,532,234 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Altaisky Zapovednik 881,238 protected area is adjacent to site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
military -
not utilised -
other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Talduair mountain. Downloaded from on 20/09/2020.