Kyivs'ke reservoir

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A reservoir on the River Dnepr. This site also includes parts of the River Prip'yat, with numerous lakes and mires.

Key biodiversity
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The northern part of this site lies within the special zone (30-km- radius) centred on the Chernobyl atomic power-station, and thus is subject to very high levels of radioactive contamination (`Other' threat).

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kyivs'ke reservoir. Downloaded from on 25/03/2023.