Khasagt Khairkhan Mountain

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus LC - 2009 present A3
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo LC - 2009 present A3
Asian Houbara Chlamydotis macqueenii VU - 2009 present A1
Greater Sandplover Charadrius leschenaultii LC - 2009 present A3
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis EN - 2009 present A3
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC - 2009 present A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN - 2009 present A1
Mongolian Ground-jay Podoces hendersoni LC - 2009 present A3
White-throated Bushchat Saxicola insignis VU - 2009 present A1, A3
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka LC - 2009 present 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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Khasagt Khairkhan mountain Strictly Protected Areas 27,448 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Khasagt Khairkhan Mountain. Downloaded from on 03/10/2022.