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Location Russia (European), Kabardino-Balkarskaya Republic
Central coordinates 44o 5.00' East  43o 45.00' North
IBA criteria B2
Area 25,000 ha
Altitude 180 - 300m
Year of IBA assessment 2007





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black Stork Ciconia nigra breeding  1990  6-8 breeding pairs  B2  Least Concern 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands  -
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest  -
Wetlands (inland)   -
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land  -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -

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 A.D.Lipkovich

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Valley of Terek river, Kabardino-Balkaria. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/10/2014

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