KZ022
Mugodzhary


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo LC breeding 2006 32 breeding pairs A3
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT breeding 2006 143 breeding pairs A1, A3
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis EN breeding 2006 32 breeding pairs A3
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 2006 14 breeding pairs A1, A3
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus NT breeding 2006 10-20 breeding pairs A1, A3
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes LC breeding 2006 20 breeding pairs A3
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2006 50-60 breeding pairs A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 2006 1-2 breeding pairs A1

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2017 low favourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Energy production and mining mining and quarrying happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Energy production and mining oil and gas drilling happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - abstraction of surface water (commercial use) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now whole area/population (>90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Grassland Steppes & dry calcareous 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Rocky areas Inland cliffs 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Shrubland Low bushes 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Wetlands (inland) Rivers & streams 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Wetlands (inland) Standing fresh water 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Anthropoides virgo Demoiselle Crane 32 1 breeding pairs 4 very unfavourable
Aquila nipalensis Steppe Eagle 6600 2 breeding pairs 1 very unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Unknown Unknown Unknown negligible
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous, Flood-plain -
Shrubland Low bushes -
Grassland Mesophile grassland & tall grass steppe, Steppes & dry calcareous -
Rocky areas Inland cliffs -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers & streams, Standing fresh water -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mugodzhary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/11/2019.