Abyy lowland

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU breeding 2004 present A1, A3, A4i
White-winged Scoter Melanitta deglandi LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC breeding 2004 present A1
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Siberian Crane Leucogeranus leucogeranus CR breeding 2004 present A1, 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Suturuoha Resource Reserve 500,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sajylyk Zakaznik 24,600 protected area contained by site 0
Badyariha Resource Reserve 300,000 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Shrubland -
Grassland Edaphic grassland -
Forest Coniferous forest (temperate/boreal) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Abyy lowland. Downloaded from on 25/09/2022.