Berdyans'ka peninsula

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 1,800 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description (2000 baseline)
A sandy peninsula in the Sea of Azov, together with the estuary of the Berda river, near the town of Berdyansk.

Key biodiversity
The total number of breeding waterbirds is 3,000-5,000 pairs, while the total number of waterbirds staging on passage is 30,000-40,000 individuals.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Berdyans'ka peninsula. Downloaded from on 29/11/2023.