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Central Meschera lake system


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1996 100-150 breeding pairs A1

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ozero Sokorevo Nature Monument 198 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozero Martynovskoe Nature Monument 246 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozero Ivankovskoe Nature Monument 614 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozero Beloe Nature Monument 31 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozero Belen'koe Nature Monument 30 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozera Imles i Dubovoe s zabolochennymi beregami Zakaznik 2,100 protected area contained by site 2,100
Oka & Pra River Floodplains Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 161,542 protected area overlaps with site 0
Meschersky National Park 103,014 protected area overlaps with site 5,000
Meschera National Park 118,900 protected area overlaps with site 11,000
Koloniya obyknovennykh chaek Zakaznik 10 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cherustinskiy les Zakaznik 21,700 protected area is adjacent to site 1,000
Boloto Pyshnitsa Zakaznik 259 protected area overlaps with site 0
Boloto Maloe Zhab'e Zakaznik 2,482 protected area overlaps with site 0
Boloto Davydkovskaya Omshara Zakaznik 25 protected area overlaps with site 0

Local conservation groups

The local conservation groups below are working to support conservation at this IBA.

Name Year formed
Caretaker of Tsentral'no-Meshcherskaya ozernaya sistema 2005
For more information on BirdLife's work with Local conservation groups please click here.

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
not utilised -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Central Meschera lake system. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.