Mordovian P. G. Smidovich Nature Reserve

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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1996 25-52 breeding pairs A1
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 1996 2 breeding pairs A1
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus LC breeding 1996 1-2 breeding pairs B2

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mordovsky Zapovednik 32,148 protected area contains site 32,148
Mordovsky Buffer Zone - Zapovednik 19,322 protected area contained by site 19,322

Local conservation groups

The local conservation groups below are working to support conservation at this IBA.

Name Year formed
Administration of Mordovski Zapovednik 2002
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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mordovian P. G. Smidovich Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 25/03/2023.