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

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2006 high near favourable low
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Site description
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 Areas factsheet: Bazarduyzi and Shalbuzdag alpine mountains. Downloaded from on 29/01/2023.