Solovetski Archipelago and Zjizjginski island

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2 (2008)
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Area: 125,330 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 medium not assessed negligible
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Site description
The area is located on the northern edge of Onega bay, and forms a complex with Onezhskaya Guba in the White Sea.

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 (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Solovetski Archipelago and Zjizjginski island. Downloaded from on 04/02/2023.