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Location Russia (Asian), Magadan
Central coordinates 154o 24.67' East  59o 11.52' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 7,445 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2013

Summary test

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus non-breeding  2006-2008  10,000-12,000 individuals  good  A4i  Least Concern 
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus breeding  2006  min 3 breeding pairs  medium  A1  Vulnerable 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   major
Rocky areas Inland cliffs & rocky slopes  10%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting major
tourism/recreation -

Acknowledgements The identification of IBAs and information collected between 1980 and 2009 provided by the IBA network of the Russian Bird Conservation Union (RBCU).

References A.V.Andreev

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Kekurny bay. Downloaded from on 20/10/2016

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