Karkinits'ka and Dzharylgats'ka bays

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 87,000 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2014 high very unfavourable medium
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Site description
Large bays with sandy beaches, on the Black Sea coast near the towns of Skadovsk and Krasnoperekopsk. The site includes the Lebyazhi islands.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Karkinits'ka and Dzharylgats'ka bays. Downloaded from on 31/01/2023.