Shats'ki lakes

Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3 (2000)
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Area: 32,850 ha

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2016 high not assessed not assessed
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Site description
A lake-system with meadows, bordered by mixed forest dominated by pine Pinus.

Key biodiversity
Large numbers of waterbirds stage here during migration (20,000-50,000).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shats'ki lakes. Downloaded from on 28/01/2023.