Zaikovo forest

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 2002 30-40 breeding pairs A1
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia LC breeding 2002 50-100 breeding pairs A3
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding 2002 2-3 breeding pairs A3
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 2002 present A3
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 2002 present A3
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa LC breeding 2002 25 breeding pairs A3
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus LC breeding 2002 15 breeding pairs A3
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata LC breeding 2002 400-500 breeding pairs A3
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla LC 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Irbitskiy Zakaznik 40,000 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zaikovo forest. Downloaded from on 07/03/2021.