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
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU breeding 2004 present A1, A3
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis VU breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
King Eider Somateria spectabilis LC breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC breeding 2004 present A1
Siberian Crane Leucogeranus leucogeranus CR breeding 2004 present A1, A3

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ozero Buustaah Protected Landscape 164,000 protected area contained by site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Tundra -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: San-Yuryakh. Downloaded from on 01/02/2023.