Flood-plain of Alatyr' river in vicinity of Ardatov

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2 (2000)
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Area: 41,700 ha

Site description
An extensive area of flood-plain of the Alatyr river, with large areas of wet grassland which flood in spring. Higher, unflooded areas are forested.

The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Flood-plain of Alatyr' river in vicinity of Ardatov. Downloaded from on 09/08/2022.