UA082
River Danube


Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 2,500 ha

Protection status:

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description
A stretch of the River Danube, near Kiliya town, that does not freeze in winter.

Key biodiversity
The total number of waterbirds that stage here on migration is nearly 40,000.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: River Danube. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2020.