IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC non-breeding 1999 70-100 individuals B2
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC resident 1996 8-12 breeding pairs B2
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT non-breeding 1999 60-70 individuals A1
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT breeding 1996 5-7 breeding pairs A1
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 1996 20 breeding pairs A1, B2
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU non-breeding 1995 110-120 individuals A1
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus LC breeding 1996 3 breeding pairs B2
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1996 2 breeding pairs B2

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)
Karalars'kiy Regional Zakaznik 5,900 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing brackish and salt water, Rivers and streams, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
military -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bagerove. Downloaded from on 14/08/2022.