Akhmet-Skala ridge

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2 (2008)
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Area: 1,000 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2006 high near favourable negligible
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Site description
Narrow gorge with pastures in the mountainous part of Krasnodarski region.

Key biodiversity
This area is specially important because the colonie of Gyps fulvus is a lone of the largest among Caucasus

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 (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Akhmet-Skala ridge. Downloaded from on 25/03/2023.