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Location Turkey
Central coordinates 39o 58.00' East  38o 2.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Area 6,007 ha
Altitude 748 m
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
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris breeding  1990  2 breeding pairs  B2  Vulnerable 
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca breeding  20 breeding pairs  A1  Near Threatened 
Armenian Gull Larus armenicus winter  2001  1,073 individuals  A4i, B1i  Near Threatened 

IBA Monitoring

2015 medium favourable negligible
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater  0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable

Some of site covered (10-49%)  No management planning has taken place  Very little or no conservation action taking place  negligible 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater  major

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Devegeçidi Dam. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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