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Location Russia (European), Saratov region,Volgograd region
Central coordinates 45o 49.18' East  50o 42.48' North
IBA criteria A4i, B1i
Area 11,093 ha
Altitude 40 - 50m
Year of IBA assessment 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Great White Egret Ardea alba breeding  1998  59-76 breeding pairs  good  A4i, B1i  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest  3%
Shrubland Scrub  7%
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams; Sand dunes and beaches; Standing freshwater  90%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 100%
hunting 100%

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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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Cherebayevskaya floodplain. Downloaded from on 23/10/2016

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