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Location Ukraine, Vinnitsa
Central coordinates 28o 9.00' East  49o 16.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B1i, B2, B3
Area 1,550 ha
Altitude 190 - 291m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds



Site description Fish-ponds near Mikulinci village.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Greylag Goose Anser anser non-breeding  1993  120-500 individuals  medium  B1i  Least Concern 
Common Pochard Aythya ferina breeding  1996  250-300 breeding pairs  B3  Least Concern 
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus breeding  1996  40-60 breeding pairs  B2  Least Concern 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1996  15-30 breeding pairs  A1  Least Concern 
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida breeding  1996  250-300 breeding pairs  B1i, B2  Least Concern 
Black Tern Chlidonias niger breeding  1996  150-170 breeding pairs  B2  Least Concern 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams; Standing freshwater; Water fringe vegetation  100%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 100%
hunting 100%

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mikulinetskie fish-ponds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2014

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