Askania-Nova Biosphere Reserve

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA criteria met: A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, A4iv, B1i, B1iv (2000)
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Area: 33,307 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description (2000 baseline)
Plots of natural steppe with man-made ponds, bordered by cultivated land.

Key biodiversity
An important site for birds of the steppe biome.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Askania-Nova Biosphere Reserve. Downloaded from on 10/12/2023.