Nerussa - Desna woodland

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, B3 (2007)
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Area: 253,170 ha

Site description
Area located in the south of the Bryansk region.

Key biodiversity
This place is one of only three in Europe, where as many as 9 species of woodpeckers breed together.

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 (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nerussa - Desna woodland. Downloaded from on 28/01/2023.