Teberdinski Nature Reserve

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, B1iv, B2 (2009)
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Area: 85,064 ha

IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 near favourable low high
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Site description (2001 baseline)
The upper reaches of the river Teberda on the northern slopes of Bolshoi Caucasus.

Key biodiversity
This area is also a bottleneck for many raptors - certainly more then 3000 in total, but no special counts have been made.

The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).

Raptors MOU - IBA listed under Table 3 of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Teberdinski Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.