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Kinburns'kyj peninsula


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Eider Somateria mollissima NT non-breeding 1996 1,950 individuals B1i
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 1996 11 breeding pairs B2
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC non-breeding 1996 2,380-3,480 individuals B1i
Pallas's Gull Larus ichthyaetus LC breeding 1996 2,090-2,290 breeding pairs A4i, B1i

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 not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use fishing & harvesting aquatic resources - motivation unknown/unrecorded likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - motivation unknown/unrecorded likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Climate change and severe weather habitat shifting and alteration happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Climate change and severe weather storms and floods happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - dams (size unknown) likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Residential and commercial development commercial and industrial development happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Burhinus oedicnemus 5 7 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Charadrius alexandrinus 2 15 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Sterna hirundo Common Tern 90 300 breeding pairs 100 favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Yagorlytska Bay Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 34,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kinburn Peninsula Unknown 17,890 protected area contains site 4,000
Chernomorskiy National Biosphere Zapovednik 87,348 protected area overlaps with site 0
Chernomorskiy UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 87,348 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Salt marshes, Sand dunes and beaches, Coastal lagoons, Standing freshwater, Standing brackish and salt water, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry plantations, Other urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kinburns'kyj peninsula. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/08/2022.