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Location Russia (Asian), Sakhalin
Central coordinates 143o 26.13' East  49o 22.27' North
IBA criteria A1, A2, A4i, A4iii
Area 75,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 20m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus passage  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Bean Goose Anser fabalis unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons passage  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus breeding  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Falcated Duck Mareca falcata breeding  2004  present  A4i  Near Threatened 
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa breeding  2004  present  A1  Least Concern 
Common Pochard Aythya ferina unknown  2004  present  A4i  Vulnerable 
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Melanitta nigra winter  2004  present  A4i  Not Recognised 
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula breeding  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Calidris pygmaea passage  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura passage  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa breeding  2004  present  A4i  Near Threatened 
Little Curlew Numenius minutus breeding  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia passage  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Spotted Greenshank Tringa guttifer breeding  2004  present  A1, A2  Endangered 
Red Knot Calidris canutus passage  2004  present  A4i  Near Threatened 
Mew Gull Larus canus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Common Tern Sterna hirundo unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  2004  20,000 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Saline lakes; Salt marshes; Sand dunes and beaches  -
Forest Coniferous forest (temperate/boreal)  -
Artificial - terrestrial Urban areas  -

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 (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Nevskoye lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/07/2016

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