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Vizhay river


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC breeding 2002 present A3
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 2002 present A3
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC breeding 2002 present A3
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus LC breeding 2002 present A3
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia LC breeding 2002 present A3
Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis LC breeding 2002 present A3
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla LC breeding 2002 present A3
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica VU breeding 2002 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vizhaiskie skaly Nature Monument 1,500 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vizhay river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2022.