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Location Ukraine, Ivano-Frankovsk
Central coordinates 24o 39.00' East  49o 14.00' North
IBA criteria B1i
Area 1,600 ha
Altitude 229 - 300m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description A reservoir on the Lipa river, near the town of Burshtyn.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula winter  1994  40-3,300 individuals  good  B1i  Least Concern 
Goosander Mergus merganser winter  1994  15-250 individuals  good  B1i  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland  5%
Grassland Humid grasslands  5%
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams; Standing freshwater; Water fringe vegetation  90%
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land; Other urban and industrial areas  -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management 100%

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Burshtyns'ke reservoir. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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