Berezoviye islands of Vyborg Bay

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i (2000)
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Area: 57,460 ha

Site description
This area encompasses several small islands, shallow waters, inlets and small bays located near Vyborg Bay in the Gulf of Finland, south west of Primorsk town.

Key biodiversity
In total up to 30000 Geese sp. (6 species) and up to 50000 Ducks sp. (7 species) are stoping at area on passage.

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: Berezoviye islands of Vyborg Bay. Downloaded from on 29/01/2023.