Kupy area

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA criteria met: B1i, B2 (2007)
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Area: 21,950 ha

Site description (2001 baseline)
Meadows in the floodplain of Ilek river on the south-east of Orenburg region near Kazakhstan boundari.

Key biodiversity
In total more then 50 species are stooping on area during migration.

The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kupy area. Downloaded from on 07/12/2023.