Govi Gurvan Saikhan Mountain

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Altai Snowcock Tetraogallus altaicus LC - 2009 present A3
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC - 2009 present A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN - 2009 present A1
White-throated Bushchat Saxicola insignis VU - 2009 present A1, A3
Mongolian Accentor Prunella koslowi LC - 2009 present A2, A3

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)
Gobi Gurvansaikhan range National Conservation Parks 2,694,737 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Govi Gurvan Saikhan Mountain. Downloaded from on 25/09/2022.