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Yagorlyts'ka and Tendrivs'ka Bays


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 17,000-21,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis VU passage 1999 500-2,500 individuals A1
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC passage 1992 400-2,000 individuals B1i
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC winter 1992 400-2,000 individuals B1i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 1992 15,000-40,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC winter 1992 15,000-40,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 1999 50-1,000 individuals A1
Common Eider Somateria mollissima NT resident 1992 700 breeding pairs B1i
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU winter 1992 85,000-100,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU passage 1992 85,000-100,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC passage 1992 55,000-90,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC winter 1992 55,000-90,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos LC passage 1992 180,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos LC winter 1992 180,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Common Coot Fulica atra LC passage 1992 430,000-450,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Common Coot Fulica atra LC winter 1992 430,000-450,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU passage 1999 5-50 individuals A1
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea LC passage 1992 5,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Egretta garzetta NR passage 1992 76,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus LC resident 1999 800-1,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC passage 1992 15,000 individuals A4i, B1i
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta LC breeding 1992 250 breeding pairs B1i, B3
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris CR passage 1992 rare A1
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola LC breeding 1999 100 individuals B1i
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus LC breeding 1992 5,250-33,600 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei LC breeding 1992 6,800-37,450 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus LC breeding 1999 100,000-150,000 individuals A4i, B1i, B2
Larus cachinnans NR breeding 1992 4,000 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1992 15,000 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis LC breeding 1992 8,300-28,800 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC passage 1999 50 individuals A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1992 500,000-999,999 individuals A4iii
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a breeding 1992 100,000-499,999 individuals A4iii
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1992 100,000-499,999 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)
Yagorlytska Bay Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 34,000 protected area contained by site 34,000
Tendrivska Bay Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 38,000 protected area contained by site 38,000
Chernomorskiy UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 87,348 protected area contains site 72,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
military -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yagorlyts'ka and Tendrivs'ka Bays. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/11/2019.