Dnister delta This is an IBA in Danger! 

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2000)
For more information about IBA criteria, please click here

Area: 27,600 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2017 very unfavourable very high low
For more information about IBA monitoring, please click here

Site description (2000 baseline)
A natural wetland in the lower reaches of the Dnestr valley, which includes a man-made reservoir as well as the flood-plain of the Turunchuk river near Belyaevka town.

Key biodiversity
Breeding waterbirds number more than 15,000 pairs in total.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Dnister delta. Downloaded from on 07/12/2023.