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Ajgul and Karleut lakes


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2001 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus LC breeding 1999 300-350 breeding pairs B1i

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2001).


Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ajgul and Karleut lakes. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/ajgul-and-karleut-lakes-iba-ukraine on 22/02/2024.