Bazarduyzi and Shalbuzdag alpine mountains

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3, B2 (2008)
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Area: 23,900 ha

IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2006 near favourable high low
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Site description (2001 baseline)
Forested Caucasus Mountain located in the middle reaches of the basin of Samur river, near the border with Azerbaijan.

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 Area factsheet: Bazarduyzi and Shalbuzdag alpine mountains. Downloaded from on 28/09/2023.