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Location Russia (European), Leningrad region
Central coordinates 31o 30.52' East  59o 27.53' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 590 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2008

Site description Srub meadow on the right bank of Korodyn'k creek (tributary of Tigoda river).

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Great Snipe Gallinago media breeding  2001-2004  50 males only  good  A1  Near Threatened 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Scrub  60%
Grassland Humid grasslands  40%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting 100%
urban/industrial/transport 10%

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.M.Khrabryi

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Korodyn'k Creek Great Snipe Lek. Downloaded from on 24/10/2016

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