Chonovyny marsh

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA criteria met: A1, B2, B3 (2000)
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Area: 8,300 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description (baseline)
An area in the Dnestr valley near Chaykovichi village. Drained 20 years ago, it is now predominantly wet grassland.

Key biodiversity
Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Gallinago media (min. 3 pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Chonovyny marsh. Downloaded from on 09/06/2023.