Rychkovskaya forest-steppe

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 1998 2 breeding pairs A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 1998-1999 6-7 breeding pairs 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tatarsko-Dymskaya polyana Nature Monument 2 protected area contained by site 2
Spasskie kljuchi Nature Monument 1 protected area contained by site 1
Reka Dymka Nature Monument 4,740 protected area overlaps with site 0
Petrovskie sosny Nature Monument 53 protected area contained by site 53
Bugul'minskiy Zakaznik 12,900 protected area overlaps with site 11,000


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest, Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
forestry -
hunting -
urban/industrial/transport -
urban/industrial/transport -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rychkovskaya forest-steppe. Downloaded from on 24/01/2021.