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Ertis Ormany (Shaldai Forest)


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius CR breeding 2006 5 breeding pairs A1, A3
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 2006 5-10 breeding pairs A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 2007 30-60 breeding pairs A1, A3
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus NT breeding 2006 5-10 breeding pairs A3
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 2006 20-40 breeding pairs A1

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 favourable high
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - motivation unknown/unrecorded happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads 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
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry plantations 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Forest Broadleaved deciduous 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Forest Mixed 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Forest Native coniferous 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Grassland Steppes & dry calcareous 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Shrubland Low bushes 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Lyrurus tetrix Black Grouse 64 120 males 100 favourable
Lyrurus tetrix Black Grouse 120 150 females 100 favourable
Anthropoides virgo Demoiselle Crane 5 7 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Tetrax tetrax Little Bustard 40 45 males 100 favourable
Recurvirostra avosetta Pied Avocet 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Pluvialis squatarola Grey Plover 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Calidris ferruginea Curlew Sandpiper 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Calidris alba Sanderling 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Calidris alpina Dunlin 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Calidris minuta Little Stint 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Tringa totanus Common Redshank 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Tringa stagnatilis Marsh Sandpiper 1 15 individuals 100 favourable
Clanga clanga Greater Spotted Eagle 10 3 breeding pairs 30 very unfavourable
Hieraaetus pennatus Booted Eagle 8 8 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Accipiter gentilis Northern Goshawk 6 7 individuals 100 favourable
Falco naumanni Lesser Kestrel 30 30 nests 100 favourable
Falco vespertinus Red-footed Falcon 10 12 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Falco columbarius Merlin 7 7 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Falco cherrug Saker Falcon 40 10 breeding pairs 25 very unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation A comprehensive and appropriate management plan exists that aims to maintain or improve the populations of qualifying bird species The conservation measures needed for the site are being comprehensively and effectively implemented high
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ertys Ormany State Reservation 277,961 is identical to site 277,961
Chekinskiy Zakaznik 125,000 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous, Native coniferous, Mixed -
Shrubland Low bushes -
Grassland Steppes & dry calcareous -
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry plantations -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ertis Ormany (Shaldai Forest). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/07/2020.