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Location Ukraine, Volin
Central coordinates 25o 33.00' East  51o 32.00' North
IBA criteria B1i
Area 3,000 ha
Altitude 159 - 164m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description The site comprises forest with mire, near Lushnivka, Zamostya and Karasun villages.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Crane Grus grus passage  1996  150-400 individuals  medium  B1i  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest; Mixed woodland  67%
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs; Standing freshwater  33%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry 67%
hunting 33%
nature conservation and research 67%

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Cheremske mire. Downloaded from on 23/10/2016

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