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Location Russia (Asian), Primorye
Central coordinates 136o 4.35' East  46o 38.60' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 98,900 ha
Altitude 200 - 900m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus breeding  2004  present  A1, A4i  Endangered 
Hooded Crane Grus monacha breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Blakiston's Eagle-owl Bubo blakistoni resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed broadleaf-coniferous forest (temp/boreal  -
Wetlands (inland) Raised and blanket bogs; Rivers and streams  -

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 (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Middle reaches of the Bikin river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/12/2014

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