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Sviyago-Kubninskaya forest-steppe


IBA Criteria

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 estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC passage 1992-1998 500 individuals B1i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 1992-1998 200 individuals A1
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC passage 1992-1998 500 individuals B1i
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1999 50 breeding pairs A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 1992-1998 2-4 breeding pairs A1

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ten'kovskiy Zakaznik 53,800 protected area overlaps with site 0
Reka Sviyaga Nature Monument 13,992 protected area overlaps with site 2,918
Reka Birlya Nature Monument 4,274 protected area overlaps with site 0
Great Volzhsko-Kamsky/Raifa Forest / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of)/Sarali Land between Rivers / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of)/Spassky / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of)/Sviyazhsky / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of) UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 16,036,519 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Great Volzhsko-Kamsky/Raifa Forest / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of)/Sarali Land between Rivers / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of)/Spassky / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of)/Sviyazhsky / Great Volzhsko-Kamsky (part of) UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 16,036,519 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gornyi sosnyak Nature Monument 70 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Urban parks and gardens -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
unknown -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sviyago-Kubninskaya forest-steppe. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.