Khustain Nuruu National Park

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU - 2009 present A1, A3
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC - 2009 present A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN - 2009 present A1

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Khustai range UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 50,620 protected area contained by site 49,932
Hustain Nuruu National Conservation Parks 50,620 protected area contains site 49,932

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Khustain Nuruu National Park. Downloaded from on 25/09/2020.