Ust'-Medveditskaya area

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus LC breeding 2007 6-10 breeding pairs B2

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ust'-Medveditski Nature Park 51,200 protected area overlaps with site 32,000
Shemyakinskiy Zakaznik 14,600 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kumylzhenskiy Zakaznik 18,700 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Local conservation groups

The local conservation groups below are working to support conservation at this IBA.

Name Year formed
Nature park Ust-Medveditskii 2005
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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest, Native coniferous woodland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Other urban and industrial areas -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Other -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
rangeland/pastureland -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ust'-Medveditskaya area. Downloaded from on 21/01/2022.