RU1032
River Chernaya


Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2008)
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Area: 46,600 ha


Site description
Low-lying marshy tundra with lakes.

Key biodiversity
Important for breeding and moulting swans (500), geese (20,000--30,000), and diving ducks (20,000). Recent count data are not available for any bird species.

Acknowledgements
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 (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: River Chernaya. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2022.