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Sayanski canyon of the Enisey river


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

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 passage 2007 2,500 individuals A4i
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura LC breeding 2007 common A3
Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala LC breeding 2007 common A3
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC resident 2007 common A3
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 2007 5 breeding pairs A1
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata LC breeding 2007 unknown A3
Locustella fasciolata NR breeding 2007 unknown A3
Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi LC breeding 2007 unknown A3
Siberian Blue Robin Larvivora cyane LC breeding 2007 common A3
Rufous-tailed Robin Larvivora sibilans LC breeding 2007 common A3
Mugimaki Flycatcher Ficedula mugimaki LC breeding 2007 unknown A3
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola CR breeding 2007 6 breeding pairs 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 high near favourable low
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - dams (size unknown) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Forest 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Wetlands (inland) 0 0 good (> 90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Some of site covered (10-49%) No management planning has taken place Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sayano-Shushenskiy UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 390,368 protected area contains site 75,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Secondary grassland, Steppe -
Forest Coniferous forest (temperate/boreal), Mixed broadleaf-coniferous forest (temp/boreal, Montane broadleaf deciduous forest (mont temp), Montane coniferous forest (mont temp/subtrop), Montane mixed broadleaf-coniferous forest -
Shrubland Secondary scrub, Subalpine and alpine scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Artificial wetlands, Freshwater lakes and pools, Raised and blanket bogs, Rivers and streams -
Rocky areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management -
urban/industrial/transport -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sayanski canyon of the Enisey river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2019.