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Location Turkey, Hakkari
Central coordinates 44o 30.00' East  37o 11.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B1iii, B2
Area 127,800 ha
Altitude 1,314 - 3,335m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Doga Dernegi (Partner Designate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus breeding  10 breeding pairs  A1, B1iii, B2  Near Threatened 
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus breeding  5 breeding pairs  B2  Near Threatened 

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