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Kazantip Cape, Aktash lake and Astanins'ka marsh


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
This site, located near Lenino town, includes areas of steppe on the Kazantip peninsula together with wetland habitat along the coast of the Sea of Azov.



Key biodiversity
The total number of breeding waterbirds is 2,300-2,500 pairs, while 10,000-12,000 individuals stage here during migration (with maximum in October-November).



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kazantip Cape, Aktash lake and Astanins'ka marsh. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/10/2022.