Floodplain of Rudnya river and surroundings

IBA Justification

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 at site IBA criteria triggered
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC passage 2004 6,000-10,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2004 40-50 breeding pairs A1

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

For more information about the IBA criteria, please click here

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Stepnye uchastki pr r. Rudnya Nature Monument 431 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
Pochinky department of hunting control 2005
Pochinky education center 2005
Students NGO "Springs" 2005
Youth department of Pochinkovo hunters union 2005
For more information on BirdLife's work with Local Conservation Groups, please click here.


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
rangeland/pastureland -
not utilised -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land-use classification, please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Floodplain of Rudnya river and surroundings. Downloaded from on 10/06/2023.