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Torey lakes


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU breeding 2004 present A1
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 2004 present A1
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR breeding 2004 present A1, A3
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC breeding 2004 present A1
Swinhoe's Rail Coturnicops exquisitus VU breeding 2004 present A1
Siberian Crane Leucogeranus leucogeranus CR passage 2004 present A1
White-naped Crane Antigone vipio VU breeding 2004 present A1, A3, A4i
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo LC breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis EN breeding 2004 present A1, A3
Hooded Crane Grus monacha VU breeding 2004 present A1
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 2004 present A1, A3
Relict Gull Larus relictus VU breeding 2004 present A4i
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 2004 present A1
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN breeding 2004 present A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 20,000 individuals A4iii

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)
Zun-Toreiskiy Vostochnyi Mineral'nyi Istochnik Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Torey Lakes Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 172,500 protected area overlaps with site 172,500
Landscapes of Dauria World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 912,624 protected area overlaps with site 0
Daursky Zapovednik 44,752 protected area contained by site 45,752
Daursky UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 227,700 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Riverine floodplains, Saline lakes -
Grassland Steppe -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Torey lakes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021.