Susangerd marshes

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 1994

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC winter 1987-1992 1,995 individuals B1i
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris NT winter 1973 60 individuals A1
Gadwall Mareca strepera LC winter 1987-1992 1,755 individuals A4i, B1i
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus LC winter 1970-1977 140 individuals B1i
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa NT passage 1977 250 individuals B1i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1987-1992 20,000 individuals A4iii

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Wetlands (inland) -
Desert -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
military -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Susangerd marshes. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023.