Mzha river valley

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A stretch of the Mzha river valley, near the villages of Chemuzhovka, Timchenki, Artyukhovka and Merefa. Habitats are dominated by grasslands, with numerous lakes and marshes.

Key biodiversity
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Haymaking and harvesting of sedge Carex (`Other') are among the threats to the site.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mzha river valley. Downloaded from on 05/12/2022.