Irendyk ridge

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2 (2007)
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Area: 445,670 ha

Protection status:

Site description
A rather narrow forested mountain ridge.

Key biodiversity
This ridge is a botleneck for more then 20,000 migrating raptors, which mainly breed in West Siberia.

Raptors MOU - IBA listed under Table 3 of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Irendyk ridge. Downloaded from on 28/10/2020.