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Location Russia (European), Leningrad region
Central coordinates 30o 32.00' East  60o 40.00' North
IBA criteria A4i, A4iii, B1i
Area 10,800 ha
Altitude
Year of IBA assessment 2007





Site description Part of Ladoga lake in their's western shore.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis passage  1992  50,000 individuals  medium  A4i, B1i  Vulnerable 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds passage  1992  50,000-99,999 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater; Water fringe vegetation  -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches; Tidal rivers & enclosed tidal waters  -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 100%
hunting 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 V.A.Buzun

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Burnaya River Mouth. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/08/2014

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