Korgankol Lake

Country/territory: Kazakhstan

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3, A4i, A4iii (2006)
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Area: 1,097 ha

Association for the Conservation of Biodiversity in Kazakhstan
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2006 low near favourable not assessed
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Site description
The IBA consists of an oval waterbody of moderate size to the north west of Golubovka village (Ertisky district). The general proportions of the lake fluctuate from 2.5 x 2 to 2 x 1.5 km according to the current water level phase. The lake has a mosaic of reedbeds amid a system of channels and stretches of open water.

Key biodiversity
The typical avifauna of a small steppe lake.

Daniel Masur and Kati Sevke (Greifswald University) participated in the survey of 2006.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Korgankol Lake. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.