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Location Russia (Central Asian), Tyumen region
Central coordinates 59o 30.00' East  62o 35.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 150,000 ha
Altitude 160 - 1,096m
Year of IBA assessment 2006





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia breeding  2004  210-430 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus breeding  2004  30-80 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula breeding  2004  5-18 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Great Snipe Gallinago media breeding  2004  12-30 breeding pairs  poor  A1  Near Threatened 
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus breeding  2004  20-55 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Ural Owl Strix uralensis breeding  2004  9-26 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula breeding  2004  4-10 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum breeding  2004  2-5 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus breeding  2004  3-23 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Least Concern 
Picoides tridactylus breeding  2004  17-45 breeding pairs  unknown  A3  Not Recognised 
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Siberian Tit Parus cinctus breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Inornate Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica breeding  2004  present  A3  Least Concern 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline   15%
Forest   65%
Grassland   25%
Wetlands (inland)   15%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
fisheries/aquaculture 5%
hunting 20%
tourism/recreation 5%
nature conservation and research 40%

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 (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: East slope of the Northern Ural. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2014

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