Country/territory: Estonia

IBA Criteria met: A1, C1, C6 (2003)
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Area: 2,548 ha

Protection status:

Eesti Ornitiliigiaühing (EOÜ)

Site description
A large complex of flood-plain meadows and scrub along the Mustjõgi river in south-eastern Estonia. The main land-uses are cattle-grazing and haymaking.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding area for Crex crex.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Koiva-Mustjõe. Downloaded from on 27/11/2020.