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
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2014 very unfavourable high medium
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Site description (2000 baseline)
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 (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Karkinits'ka and Dzharylgats'ka bays. Downloaded from on 24/02/2024.