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Dnipro delta


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Mute Swan Cygnus olor LC breeding 1996 150 breeding pairs B1i
Mute Swan Cygnus olor LC passage 1996 8,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC breeding 1996 150 breeding pairs B1i
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC passage 1996 5,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 1996 7,000 individuals B1i
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC passage 1996 16-340 individuals B1i
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos LC passage 1992 30,000 individuals B1i
Common Coot Fulica atra LC passage 1992 90,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1996 120-700 individuals B1i
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus LC breeding 1996 8-253 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding 1992 450 breeding pairs B2
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides LC breeding 1996 15-118 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea LC breeding 1992 1,800 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC breeding 1996 60 breeding pairs B2
Great White Egret Ardea alba LC breeding 1992 350-700 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC breeding 1992 3,000-4,500 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC passage 1992 10,000 individuals A4i, B1i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1992 100,000-499,999 individuals A4iii

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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Dnipro River Delta Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 26,000 protected area overlaps with site 26,000
Bakays'kiy State Zakaznik 420 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Standing brackish and salt water, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry plantations -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
urban/industrial/transport -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dnipro delta. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.