Southern coast of Ladoga Lake

IBA Justification

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population at site IBA criteria triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC resident 1998 300 B1i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 1997 15-20 individuals A1
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus LC breeding 1998 250 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Raised bogs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Southern coast of Ladoga Lake. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023.