|Location||Russia (European), Kalmykiya Republic|
|Central coordinates||46o 24.93' East 46o 54.57' North|
|Year of IBA assessment||2007|
Site description Flat semidesert located to the south from the Volga-Sarpa watershead. There are no any rivers and streams at area, semidesert are used for grazing. second places in European Russia which is very important for migrating Tetrax tetrax.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax||passage||1998||7,000-11,700 individuals||medium||A1||Near Threatened|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Kharbinskiy||Zakaznik||163,900||protected area overlaps with site||130,000|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Artificial - terrestrial||5%|
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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