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Location Russia (Central Asian), Novosibirsk region
Central coordinates 80o 6.83' East  55o 26.60' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 111,900 ha
Altitude 133 - 138m
Year of IBA assessment 2006

Key Biodiversity Important area for waterbirds and migrating species.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Bean Goose Anser fabalis passage  2001-2004  4,500-5,000 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Greylag Goose Anser anser passage  2001-2004  2,500-3,000 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula passage  2004  500 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus breeding  2004  300 breeding pairs  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1994-2004  20-35 breeding pairs  medium  A1  Least Concern 
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa breeding  1994-2004  450-500 breeding pairs  medium  A4i  Near Threatened 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds passage  1994-2004  20,000 individuals  good  A4iii   


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland)   65%
Artificial - terrestrial   10%
Forest   8%
Shrubland   3%
Grassland   5%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 15%
forestry 5%
fisheries/aquaculture 51%
hunting 70%
urban/industrial/transport 1%
not utilised 10%

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 Yurlov A.K.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Ubinskoye Lake. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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