Utlyuk lyman

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
Mute Swan Cygnus olor LC passage 1992 11,000-16,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC passage 1992 200-3,000 individuals B1i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 1992 19,000-22,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC passage 1992 2,000-3,000 individuals B1i
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans LC passage 1992 6,000-7,000 individuals A4i, B1i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1992 20,000-49,999 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Kosa Fedotova State Zakaznik 1,910 protected area overlaps with site 0
Azovo-Sivashskoye Regional Zakaznik 57,430 protected area overlaps with site 0
Azovo-Sivashskiy National Park 52,154 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Sand dunes and beaches, Standing brackish and salt water, Water fringe vegetation -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
Marine Neritic -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
unknown -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Utlyuk lyman. Downloaded from on 07/12/2022.