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Location Russia (Central Asian), Sverdlovsk region
Central coordinates 62o 15.05' East  60o 2.43' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 74,900 ha
Altitude 63 - 91m
Year of IBA assessment 2006

Site description Data for 1999

Key Biodiversity Important area for Branta ruficollis, Bucephala clangula.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula passage  1990-1999  500-1,000 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1990-1999  30-200 breeding pairs  medium  A1  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds passage  1990-1999  20,000 individuals  medium  A4iii   


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest; Mixed woodland; Native coniferous woodland  70%
Wetlands (inland)   30%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 16%
hunting 100%
not utilised 100%

Acknowledgements The identification of IBAs and information collected between 1980 and 2009 provided by the IBA network of the Russian Bird Conservation Union (RBCU).

References Larin E.G.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Bol'shoy and Maly Vagilsky Tuman. Downloaded from on 28/10/2016

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