RU1048
Kurgalski Peninsula


Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i (2007)
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Area: 6,855 ha

Protection status:

Russia (BirdLife Direct Action Programme)

Site description
Shallow waters of the Baltic sea around Kurgalsy peninsula.

Key biodiversity
Hundreds of thousends of geese, 1,200,000 ducks, 100,000 waders and 1,000,000 gulls stop over during spring and autumn migration.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kurgalski Peninsula. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2018.