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Location Russia (European), Perm region
Central coordinates 56o 26.85' East  59o 6.33' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 102,070 ha
Altitude 108 - 122m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Site description Very wet forest and marshes (i.e. forested bogs) along the eastern shore of the Kamskoe reservoir.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla breeding  1994  5 breeding pairs  good  A1  Least Concern 
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga breeding  1994  1-3 breeding pairs  good  A1  Vulnerable 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1994  24 breeding pairs  good  A1  Least Concern 
Great Snipe Gallinago media breeding  1994  30 breeding pairs  good  A1  Near Threatened 
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola breeding  1994  9 breeding pairs  good  A1, B2  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Bereznikovskiy Zakaznik 20,000 protected area overlaps with site 10,000  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland  40%
Grassland Humid grasslands  2%
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs; Standing freshwater  58%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 10%
hunting 10%
nature conservation and research 30%
water management 50%

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 I.V.Karyakin

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Kamsko-Yayvenski wetland. Downloaded from on 24/10/2016

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