Dnister delta This is an IBA in Danger! 

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
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.

Protected areas
National None International High20,000 ha of IBA covered by Ramsar Site (Northern Part of the Dniester Liman, 20,000 ha). 7,600 ha of IBA covered by Ramsar Site (Dniester-Turunchuk Crossrivers Area, 7,600 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Dnister delta. Downloaded from on 30/09/2023.