Country/territory: Russia (European)
IBA criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2009)
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Area: 185,800 ha
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Site description (baseline)
Group of salt-lakes partly covered by fringe vegetation.
Up to 240000 waterfowls are stopping here on spring migration, up to 1500000-3000000 - on fall migration, up to 50000 are wintering here. Up to 30000 breeding pairs of 50 bird species occur here in the summer.
The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Veselovskoye reservoir. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1427 on 30/05/2023.