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Kurkure mountain


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Altai Snowcock Tetraogallus altaicus LC breeding 2000 present A3
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC breeding 2000 present A3
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 2000 present A3
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC breeding 2000 present A3
Solitary Snipe Gallinago solitaria LC breeding 2000 present A3
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura LC breeding 2002 250-500 breeding pairs A4i
Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala LC breeding 2000 50-100 breeding pairs A3
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 2000 present A3
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus LC breeding 2000 15-30 breeding pairs A3
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus LC breeding 2000 present A3
Siberian Tit Poecile cinctus LC breeding 2000 present A3
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus LC breeding 2000 present A3
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria LC breeding 2000 1-3 breeding pairs A3
White-winged Redstart Phoenicurus erythrogastrus LC breeding 2000 present A3
Altai Accentor Prunella himalayana LC breeding 2000 present A3
Brown Accentor Prunella fulvescens LC breeding 2000 present A3
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta LC breeding 2000 present A3
Great Rosefinch Carpodacus rubicilla LC breeding 2000 present A3
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator LC breeding 2000 30-50 breeding pairs A3
Plain Mountain-finch Leucosticte nemoricola LC breeding 2000 30-50 breeding pairs A3
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica VU breeding 2000 present A3

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)
Golden Mountains of Altai World Heritage Site 1,611,457 protected area contains site 125,900
Altaisky Zapovednik 881,238 protected area contains site 125,900

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Wooded steppe -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland, Tundra -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
Rocky areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kurkure mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/10/2019.