Achikol'skiye lakes

Year of compilation: 2001

Site description
System of several inland fresh water lakes to the west from Agrakhanskiy Bay of Caspian Sea.

Key biodiversity
Habitat and land use
Overgrowth of lakes by reed Phragmites is a threat (natural events).

The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Achikol'skiye lakes. Downloaded from on 17/01/2022.