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Location Russia (Asian), Tuva
Central coordinates 95o 4.87' East  50o 3.82' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 5,575 ha
Altitude 1,155 m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Greylag Goose Anser anser unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni breeding  2004  present  A1  Least Concern 
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Great Bustard Otis tarda breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Common Crane Grus grus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  2004  20,000 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Ozero Tere-Khol' Nature Monument 5,969 protected area contains site 4,980  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Saline lakes  -
Grassland Steppe  -

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: Tere-Khol' lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/12/2014

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