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Location Russia (Central Asian), Altayski kray
Central coordinates 82o 14.00' East  51o 19.80' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 52,800 ha
Altitude 288 - 568m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species

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


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   16%
Grassland   53%
Wetlands (inland)   1%
Artificial - terrestrial   30%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture 53%
forestry 16%

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 Karjakin I.V.Smelyanski I.E.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gornaya Kolyvan'. Downloaded from on 03/09/2014

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