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Location Russia (Asian), Khakassia
Central coordinates 90o 40.00' East  53o 48.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 700 ha
Altitude 478 - 583m
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 
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus passage  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
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 
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 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   

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Ozero Ulukh-Kol' Zakaznik 700 is identical to site 700  

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: Ulukhkol' lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/08/2014

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