Ust'-Medveditskaya area

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 36,520 ha

Site description (baseline)
Sands with sparse vegetation on the first terrace of rivers Don and Medveditsa. Sands are needed to be not used for agriculture. Narrow meadows surrounds the shallow water, which located between ridges and hillows.

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 Area factsheet: Ust'-Medveditskaya area. Downloaded from on 02/06/2023.