RU1181
Maly Zhemchuzhny island


Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2 (2007)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 35 ha


Site description
The IBA is located in the Caspian Sea, to the south of the Volga delta.

Key biodiversity
A small island which holds a large number of colonial nesting birds.

Acknowledgements
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 (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Maly Zhemchuzhny island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2021.