Psel river valley near Komsomol's'k

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA Criteria met: A1 (2000)
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Area: 4,700 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description
A stretch of the Psel river valley, near the River Dnepr, and dominated by grassland/meadow habitats with lakes and marshes.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (uncommon on passage), Haliaetus albicilla (1-2 pairs breed, 2-3 birds winter), Falco naumanni (min. 1 pair breeds).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Psel river valley near Komsomol's'k. Downloaded from on 09/08/2022.