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Location Turkey, Bitlis
Central coordinates 42o 39.00' East  38o 50.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B2
Area 28,880 ha
Altitude 1,650 - 2,542m
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  2-3 breeding pairs  B2  Vulnerable 
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala breeding  1-2 breeding pairs  A1, B2  Endangered 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ziyaret Mountain and Ahlat Marshes. Downloaded from on 05/05/2015

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