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Location Russia (Central Asian), Altayski kray
Central coordinates 81o 0.00' East  53o 28.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 22,400 ha
Altitude 145 - 161m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope breeding  2004  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus breeding  2004  2-10 breeding pairs  medium  A3  Vulnerable 
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga breeding  2004  3-5 breeding pairs  medium  A1  Vulnerable 
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  2004  1-2 breeding pairs  medium  A1, A3  Vulnerable 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   83%
Grassland   13%
Wetlands (inland)   4%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 5%
forestry 83%
tourism/recreation 50%
Notes: mushroom gathering
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).

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Kornilovsky pine forest. Downloaded from on 27/10/2016

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