UA088
Snake island


Country/territory: Ukraine

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i (2000)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 17 ha

Protection status:

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description
A rocky island in the Black Sea, near the Danube delta, covered with grassland. It is a military training area.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Phalacrocorax pygmeus (1-10 non-breeding birds).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Snake island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2019.