|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|For more information about IBA monitoring please click here|
A 1-km-wide, quiet, lake-like section of the Tornio river, near its mouth.
One of the most important staging areas for Cygnus cygnus in Finland. The area is less important as a breeding ground, with only a small number of birds breeding on some herb-rich, bushy islands on the river.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Karunginjärvi lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2019.