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Location Russia (European), Bashkortostan Republic
Central coordinates 57o 25.00' East  55o 35.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 35,000 ha
Altitude 140 - 514m
Year of IBA assessment 2007





Site description Lardge forest located on the flat uplands which are crossed by many small rivers and streams. IBA is located very close to IBA BS-023, but they have too different landscapes - so divided into two sites.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus breeding  1995  10 breeding pairs  good  B2  Least Concern 
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga breeding  1995  4 breeding pairs  good  A1  Vulnerable 
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  1995  2 breeding pairs  good  A1  Vulnerable 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest; Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland  75%
Grassland Humid grasslands; Mesophile grasslands  10%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 10%
forestry 90%
tourism/recreation 70%

Acknowledgements The identification of IBAs and information collected between 1980 and 2009 provided by the IBA network of the Russian Bird Conservation Union (RBCU).

References I.V.Karyakin

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ufimskoye plateau. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/04/2014

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