KZ099
Almaty State Nature Reserve


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Himalayan Snowcock Tetraogallus himalayensis LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2005 < 50 individuals A1
Ibisbill Ibidorhyncha struthersii LC resident 2005 3 individuals A3
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis NT resident 2005 8 breeding pairs A3
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus NT breeding 2005 < 50 individuals A1
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Hume's Leaf-warbler Phylloscopus humei LC breeding 2006 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Sulphur-bellied Warbler Phylloscopus griseolus LC breeding 2006 50-249 individuals A3
White-browed Tit-warbler Leptopoecile sophiae LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Himalayan Rubythroat Calliope pectoralis LC breeding 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Eversmann's Redstart Phoenicurus erythronotus LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Blue-capped Redstart Phoenicurus coeruleocephala LC breeding 2007 250-999 individuals A3
White-winged Redstart Phoenicurus erythrogastrus LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Altai Accentor Prunella himalayana LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Brown Accentor Prunella fulvescens LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Black-throated Accentor Prunella atrogularis LC breeding 2006 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta LC breeding 2006 250-999 individuals A3
White-winged Grosbeak Mycerobas carnipes LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Red-mantled Rosefinch Carpodacus rhodochlamys LC resident 2006 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Great Rosefinch Carpodacus rubicilla LC resident 2006 < 50 individuals A3
Plain Mountain-finch Leucosticte nemoricola LC resident 2006 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Brandt's Mountain-finch Leucosticte brandti LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Red-fronted Serin Serinus pusillus LC resident 2006 1,000-2,499 individuals A3

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)
2006 low favourable not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) 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
Forest 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable
Grassland 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable
Shrubland 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable
Wetlands (inland) 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) 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)
Kolsay Lakes National Nature Park 161,045 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Ele Alatau National Nature Park 164,450 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Alma-Atinskiy State Nature Reserve 73,342 protected area overlaps with site 71,700
Alma-Atinskiy Zakaznik 724,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Almaty State Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/10/2022.