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Location Russia (Asian), Tuva
Central coordinates 94o 33.00' East  51o 21.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 2,800 ha
Altitude 708 - 720m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Greylag Goose Anser anser unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Brent Goose Branta bernicla unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Common Crane Grus grus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Hooded Crane Grus monacha breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Ruff Calidris pugnax unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Ozero Khadyn Nature Monument 3,630 is identical to site 2,800  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Riverine floodplains; Saline lakes  -
Forest Mixed broadleaf-coniferous forest (temp/boreal  -

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: Khadyn lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/10/2014

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