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Location Russia (Asian), Khabarovsk
Central coordinates 136o 0.00' East  49o 35.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 64,800 ha
Altitude 100 - 200m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Northern Pintail Anas acuta unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus passage  2004  present  A1, A4i  Vulnerable 
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri breeding  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Bean Goose Anser fabalis unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Falcated Duck Mareca falcata breeding  2004  present  A4i  Near Threatened 
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Garganey Spatula querquedula unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa breeding  2004  present  A1, A4i  Least Concern 
Common Teal Anas crecca unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Greater Scaup Aythya marila unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Goosander Mergus merganser unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Schrenck's Bittern Ixobrychus eurhythmus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Hooded Crane Grus monacha breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Bolon'sky Zapovednik 103,600 protected area contains site 64,800  
Lake Bolon and the mouths of the Selgon and Simmi Rivers Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar) 53,800 unknown 0  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools; Riverine floodplains  -
Forest Broadleaf deciduous forest (temperate/boreal); Coniferous forest (temperate/boreal)  -
Grassland Edaphic grassland  -

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: Bolon' lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/09/2014

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