RU2011
East slope of the Northern Ural


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

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 2004 210-430 breeding pairs A3
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 2004 30-80 breeding pairs A3
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC breeding 2004 5-18 breeding pairs A3
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 2004 12-30 breeding pairs A1
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus LC breeding 2004 20-55 breeding pairs A3
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula LC breeding 2004 4-10 breeding pairs A3
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding 2004 present A3
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 2004 3-23 breeding pairs A3
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 2004 9-26 breeding pairs A3
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC breeding 2004 17-35 breeding pairs A3
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus LC breeding 2004 present A3
Siberian Tit Poecile cinctus LC breeding 2004 present A3
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata LC breeding 2004 present A3
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus LC breeding 2004 present A3
Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis LC breeding 2004 present A3
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus LC breeding 2004 present A3
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla LC breeding 2004 present A3
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator LC breeding 2004 present A3
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica VU breeding 2004 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Yugyd Va National Park 1,891,701 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Virgin Komi Forests World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 3,280,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Schugorskiy Zakaznik 631,600 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland -
Grassland Tundra, Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Other -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: East slope of the Northern Ural. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.