Biarezinski zapaviednik

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC resident 1990 200-300 breeding pairs B2
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 1990 30-35 breeding pairs B2
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1990 12-16 breeding pairs B2
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 1990 20-30 breeding pairs A1
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LC breeding 2004 100-150 breeding pairs B2
Osprey Pandion haliaetus LC breeding 2001 8-11 breeding pairs B2
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding 2004 4-5 breeding pairs B2
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 2001 6 breeding pairs A1
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2004 10-20 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2006 not assessed not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Berezinsky Biosphere Reserve Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 85,149 protected area contains site 84,802
Berezinsky European Diploma Type 'A' 22,161 protected area contained by site 22,161
Berezinskiy Zapovednik UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 113,929 protected area contains site 84,622
Berezinskiy State Biosphere Reserve Biogenetic Reserves 81,023 protected area contained by site 81,023
Berezinskiy State Nature Reserve 81,023 protected area overlaps with site 81,023


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs, Fens, transition mires and springs -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Biarezinski zapaviednik. Downloaded from on 07/08/2020.