Nerussa - Desna woodland

Country/territory: Russia (European)

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

Protection status:

Russia (BirdLife Direct Action Programme)

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.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nerussa - Desna woodland. Downloaded from on 24/07/2019.