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Location Russia (Asian), Magadan
Central coordinates 151o 24.03' East  59o 34.38' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 3,500 ha
Altitude 0 - 2m
Year of IBA assessment 2013

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Calidris pygmaea passage  2001  1-5  unknown  A1, A4i  Critically Endangered 
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus passage  2006  500-1,000 individuals  A4i  Least Concern 
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis passage  2006  20-30 individuals  unknown  A1  Endangered 
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris passage  2005  500-1,000 individuals  unknown  A1  Endangered 
Red Knot Calidris canutus passage  2005  200-600 individuals  A4i  Near Threatened 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   major
Marine Intertidal   major
Marine Neritic (Nearshore Shelf)   major

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
fisheries/aquaculture -

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: Ola lagoon. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016

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