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Location Russia (European), Ul'yanovsk region
Central coordinates 48o 36.28' East  53o 57.83' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 25,297 ha
Altitude 53 - 330m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Site description A forested area on the shores of Kuybyshev reservoir.

Key Biodiversity 3-5 pairs of breeding raptor in total.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  1996  1 breeding pairs  poor  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Dolina r. Smorodinki Nature Monument 125 protected area contained by site 125  
Gornyi sosnyak na otlozheniyakh paleogena Nature Monument 12 protected area contained by site 12  
Gornyi sosnyak na verkhnemelovykh otlozheniyakh Nature Monument 0 protected area contained by site 0  
Lesnye verkhov'ya reki Sengileiki Nature Monument 300 protected area contained by site 300  
Opolznevyi tsirk Nature Monument 22 protected area contained by site 22  
Ostanets Granoe Ukho Nature Monument 7 protected area contained by site 7  
Rodnik Bogomol'nyi Nature Monument 2 protected area contained by site 2  
Sengilevskiy Zakaznik 6,200 protected area contained by site 6,200  
Shilovskaya lesostep' Zakaznik 23,000 protected area contained by site 23,000  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland  84%
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland  9%
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land  7%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 14%
forestry 84%
hunting 62%
nature conservation and research 40%
tourism/recreation 25%

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 O.V.Borodin, S.L.Smirnova

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Sengileyevskiye mountain. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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