Uzunlars'ke lake

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 9,600 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description
A site on the Kerch peninsula of the Crimea, with salt-water and brackish lakes and areas of natural steppe on the hills. Uzunlarsky is the largest lake. There are rural plots of steppe and pseudo-steppe near the villages of Vulkanovka, Marievka and Marphovka. The area is a military zone.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Uzunlars'ke lake. Downloaded from on 27/03/2023.