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Location Russia (European), Dagestan Republic
Central coordinates 46o 43.00' East  43o 7.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 17,400 ha
Altitude 100 - 831m
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 passage  2000  10-15 individuals  poor  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Andreiaul'skiy Zakaznik 21,930 protected area overlaps with site 11,000  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Treeline ecotone  55%
Shrubland   25%
Grassland Mesophile grasslands; Steppes and dry calcareous grassland  10%
Desert Semidesert  5%
Rocky areas Inland cliffs; Scree & boulders  10%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 6%
forestry 60%
nature conservation and research 70%
urban/industrial/transport 1%
rangeland/pastureland 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).

References G.S.Dzhamirzoev

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Andreyaul'ski reserve. Downloaded from on 25/10/2014

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