Site description (2000 baseline)
Lakes surrounded by arable land, in the lower valley of the River Danube near the town of Izmail.
The total number of breeding waterbirds is 30,000 pairs, with more than 70,000 individuals staging here during migration.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kugurluj and Kartal lakes. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/kugurluj-and-kartal-lakes-iba-ukraine on 06/12/2023.