Site description (2000 baseline)
An estuary on the coast of the Sea of Azov, with adjoining areas of steppe and arable land, near Genitchesk town.
The total number of breeding waterbirds is 600-800 pairs, while 30,000-70,000 waterbirds stage here during migration.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Utlyuk lyman. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/utlyuk-lyman-iba-ukraine on 01/12/2023.