RU1051
Lake Il'men and adjoining marshy plain


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 1993 15-20 individuals A1
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1995 1,500-2,500 breeding pairs A1, B2
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 1995 200-300 breeding pairs A1, A4i, B1i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown - 20,000 individuals A4iii

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)
Vostochno-Il'menskiy Zakaznik 9,463 protected area overlaps with site 9,463
Valun Siniy kamen' Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Siversov kanal Nature Monument 15 protected area overlaps with site 0
Proletarskie dubravy Nature Monument 638 protected area contained by site 0
Novgorodski Zakaznik Zapovednik 8,600 protected area overlaps with site 8,600
Nil'skie dubravy Nature Monument 115 protected area overlaps with site 0
Geologicheskiy pamyatnik Nature Monument 499 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bronnitskie dubravy Nature Monument 340 protected area overlaps with site 0
Borkovskie dubravy Nature Monument 469 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Other urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Il'men and adjoining marshy plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/06/2020.