Sestroretsky Razliv

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2 (2007)
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Area: 2,700 ha

Site description
Artificial lake which was builded in the mouth of Sestra river (near Finski Bay) and anjoing marshws.

Key biodiversity
During migration site are an transitory point for Cygnus cygnus (up to 3000 ind) and Anser fabalis (up to 20000 ind), but they are not stop here.

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 (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sestroretsky Razliv. Downloaded from on 06/12/2021.