|Location||Russia (European), Kalmykiya Republic,Stavropolski kray|
|Central coordinates||42o 49.33' East 46o 14.98' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A4i, B1i|
|Altitude||12 - 14m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2007|
Site description The IBA is found in the deep depression located on the boundary of Stavropol region and Kalmykiya Republic.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala||unknown||2005||2,500 individuals||unknown||A1, A4i, B1i||Endangered|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Chernye Zemly||Zapovednik||149,483||protected area overlaps with site||27,600|
|Chernyje Zemli Zapovednik||UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve||532,901||protected area overlaps with site||30,600|
|Lake Manych-Gudilo||Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar)||112,600||protected area contains site||50,000|
|Manychskiy||Zakaznik||13,600||protected area overlaps with site||13,000|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing brackish and salt water||100%|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||60%|
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.I.Bliznyuk, S.E.Cherenkov, O. M. Bukreeva
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