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Location Russia (European), Bashkortostan Republic,Orenburg region
Central coordinates 57o 25.93' East  51o 41.73' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 52,315 ha
Altitude 415 - 573m
Year of IBA assessment 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  1997  11 breeding pairs  good  A1, B2  Vulnerable 
Circaetus gallicus breeding  1997  5 breeding pairs  good  B2  Not Recognised 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Wooded steppe  100%

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 (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Shaitan-Tau ridge. Downloaded from on 22/10/2016

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