Year of compilation: 2000
A raised bog in south-eastern Estonia, with alluvial and mixed forests and small lakes. The main land-uses are forestry and tourism.
Meenikunno bog is an important roosting place for migrating Grus grus
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are posed by tourism, intensification of forestry, and drainage of the surrounding area. Research involves monitoring of birds and mire plants.
None1,757 ha of IBA covered by Mire Reserve (Meenikunno, 1,829 ha).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Meenikunno bog. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2022.