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Location Russia (European), Krasnodarski kray
Central coordinates 38o 30.00' East  45o 25.00' North
IBA criteria A4i, B1i, B2
Area 3,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 100m
Year of IBA assessment 2007





Site description Floodplain of the Ponura river, partially covered by water-fringe vegetation.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus breeding  2004  4,000-4,500 breeding pairs  medium  A4i, B1i, B2  Least Concern 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater; Water fringe vegetation  100%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 5%
hunting 90%

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 M.Kh.Emtyl, Yu.V.Lokhman

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kalininski Plavny. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/08/2014

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