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Valley of Zhizdra river


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1999 300-600 breeding pairs A1
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana LC breeding 1999 100 breeding pairs B3
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus LC passage 1999 2,000-3,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LC passage 1999 2,000-3,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 1999 1-3 breeding pairs A1
Collared Sand Martin Riparia riparia LC breeding 1999 10,000 breeding pairs B2
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1999 50,000-99,999 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ugra UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 153,832 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ugra National Park 98,623 protected area overlaps with site 12,825
Ozero Yamnoe Nature Monument 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozero Oreshnya Nature Monument 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ozero Gorozhenoe Nature Monument 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
Istochnik u d. Gremyachevo Nature Monument 0 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Valley of Zhizdra river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2021.