|Location||Russia (European), Volgograd region|
|Central coordinates||44o 15.00' East 50o 25.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, B2|
|Altitude||25 - 125m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2000|
Ornithological information Only one short survey was carried out in 1996, so available information is incomplete. The IBA has a high diversity of eagles with 4-6 breeding pairs of various species.
Site description An area of forest, along river valleys, surrounded by an agricultural landscape and steppes.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca||breeding||1996||1-2 breeding pairs||medium||A1, B2||Vulnerable|
Local conservation groups The local conservation group below is working to support conservation at this IBA.
|Caretaker of Danilovski Bor||2002|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Broadleaved deciduous woodland; Native coniferous woodland||95%|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing freshwater||5%|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
Conservation response Almost unprotected. Only 40 ha of IBAs covered by the "water" Nature Monument "Lake Ilmen".
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 (2013) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Danilovski forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/05/2013
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