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Location Russia (Central Asian), Altayski kray
Central coordinates 81o 39.00' East  51o 9.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 52,800 ha
Altitude 216 - 471m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca breeding  2004  3-5 breeding pairs  good  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Gilevski Zakaznik 4,200 protected area overlaps with site 4,200  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   1%
Grassland   77%
Wetlands (inland)   2%
Artificial - terrestrial   20%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 80%
hunting 10%
nature conservation and research 8%
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 Smelyanski I.E.Karjakin I.V.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Loktevskaya. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/08/2014

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