Dnipro delta

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The delta of the River Dnepr, with numerous small islands of flood-plain forest and large reedbeds, near the town of Golaya Pristan.

Key biodiversity
The total number of breeding waterbirds is 6,000-8,000 pairs, while more than 140,000 waterbirds stage here during migration.

Protected areas
National None International High26,000 ha of IBA covered by Ramsar Site (Dnipro River delta, 26,000 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dnipro delta. Downloaded from on 13/08/2022.