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Location Russia (Asian), Yakutia
Central coordinates 135o 45.00' East  71o 20.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 1,050,000 ha
Altitude
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 breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri unknown  2004  present  A4i  Vulnerable 
Brent Goose Branta bernicla unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa breeding  2004  present  A1  Least Concern 
King Eider Somateria spectabilis unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis unknown  2004  present  A4i  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Yana Delta Resource Reserve 369,719 protected area contained by site 369,719  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Tundra  -
Wetlands (inland) Estuarine waters  -

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: Yana delta. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2014

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