Kakhovs'ke reservoir (Kozats'ki islands)

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis VU passage 1996 8-60 individuals A1
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC passage 1999 800-1,500 individuals B1i
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1996 150-400 individuals B1i
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 1999 2-3 breeding pairs B2
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown - 20,000 individuals A4iii

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kakhovs'ke reservoir (Kozats'ki islands). Downloaded from on 18/06/2021.