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Ol'khon area


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Arctic Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 2004 present A1
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN breeding 2004 present A1

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zolotye formy rel'efa urochischa Peschanka Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Reliktovyi el'nik Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pribaikalsky National Park 418,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Peschera Mechta Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ostrova proliva Maloe More na Baikale Nature Monument 13,443 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mys Ulan-Nur Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mys Sagan-Khuschun Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mys Kobyl'ya golova Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mys Khoboi Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mys Burkhan Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lake Baikal World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 8,800,000 protected area contains site 206,040

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppe -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools -
Forest Coniferous forest (temperate/boreal), Forest steppe (temperate/boreal) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ol'khon area. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2022.