Lotoshino crane gathering

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: B1i (2000)
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Area: 27,420 ha

Protection status:

Site description
Forested area with a number of bogs and fens surrounded by agricultural lands, which are used by cranes as feeding places.

Key biodiversity
In 1995 not all area were covered by counting of cranes, so in reallity it very possible that number of the gathering cranes several times more than 1100. Also there is an information that Gallinago media are breeding on area, but no special researches were made.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lotoshino crane gathering. Downloaded from on 05/07/2020.