|Location||Russia (European), Ivanovo region|
|Central coordinates||40o 10.00' East 57o 10.00' North|
|Year of IBA assessment||2007|
Site description Artificial reservoir which is an important staging area after end of August - when an mudflats are offered after spliting put the water. In his time a lot of gulls, waders and ducks are feeding here, but the exact numbers of each species needed in more carefull countings.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula||passage||1998||1,000-3,000 individuals||medium||B1i||Least Concern|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Broadleaved deciduous woodland||80%|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing freshwater||20%|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
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 Melnikov V.N.
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Morkushskoye reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2014
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