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Location Turkey, Urfa
Central coordinates 38o 56.00' East  37o 59.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 104,000 ha
Altitude 781 - 2,150m
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
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni breeding  15-25 breeding pairs  A1  Least Concern 
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug breeding  1-2 breeding pairs  B2  Endangered 
Kurdish Wheatear Oenanthe xanthoprymna breeding  20 breeding pairs  B2  Least Concern 
Cinereous Bunting Emberiza cineracea breeding  30 breeding pairs  A1, B2  Near Threatened 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nemrut Mountain. Downloaded from on 04/05/2015

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