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Kazantip Cape, Aktash lake and Astanins'ka marsh


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
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 1996 6-8 breeding pairs B2
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC non-breeding 1994 160 individuals B1i
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC passage 1999 2,000-5,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC breeding 1999 1,650-2,200 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta LC breeding 1994 100-130 breeding pairs B3
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola LC breeding 1994 60-70 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei LC breeding 1994 3,200 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus LC breeding 1994 2,700 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B3
Common Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica LC breeding 1994 360 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2
Common Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica LC passage 1994 500-600 individuals A4i, B1i
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans LC breeding 1994 2,200 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a breeding - 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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Astanins'ki zaplavi State Zakaznik 50 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Sand dunes and beaches, Standing freshwater, Standing brackish and salt water, Water fringe vegetation -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kazantip Cape, Aktash lake and Astanins'ka marsh. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/10/2022.