|Location||Russia (European), Bashkortostan Republic|
|Central coordinates||54o 45.00' East 55o 50.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, B2|
|Altitude||100 - 150m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2007|
Site description Large forest located at the watershead of Belaya and Bystri Tanyp rivers. Due to very wet conditions this forest had been survaive from the logging. There are a lot of swaps and fens here. Surrounding lands are used for agriculture.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga||breeding||2004||7-8 breeding pairs||good||A1, B2||Vulnerable|
|Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca||breeding||1998||2 breeding pairs||good||A1||Vulnerable|
|Corncrake Crex crex||breeding||1998||153 breeding pairs||good||A1||Least Concern|
|Great Snipe Gallinago media||breeding||1998||52 breeding pairs||good||A1||Near Threatened|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Alluvial and very wet forest; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland||80%|
|Wetlands (inland)||Fens, transition mires and springs||10%|
|Artificial landscapes (terrestrial)||Arable land||5%|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
Conservation response Not protected. By the regional NGO a plan for establishment of Zakaznik was written, but by moment it is not realized.
Acknowledgements The identification of IBAs and information collected between 1980 and 2009 provided by the IBA network of the Russian Bird Conservation Union (RBCU).
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2013) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kaltasinski forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2013
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