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Location Russia (Central Asian), Altayski kray
Central coordinates 82o 10.00' East  50o 54.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 75,500 ha
Altitude 350 - 809m
Year of IBA assessment 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  2004  2-3 breeding pairs  good  A1  Vulnerable 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   3%
Grassland   50%
Wetlands (inland)   2%
Artificial - terrestrial   45%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 91%
forestry 3%
urban/industrial/transport 6%

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 Smelyanski I.E.Karjakin I.V.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aleyskaya. Downloaded from on 23/10/2014

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