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Uzunlars'ke lake


Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
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.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Military zonation provides de facto protection to some areas of steppe.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Uzunlars'ke lake. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/uzunlarske-lake-iba-ukraine on 21/02/2024.