|Central coordinates||49o 45.00' East 40o 20.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A4i, B1i|
|Year of IBA assessment||2005|
Site description In the 1920s, Puta Bay of the Caspian Sea was dyked and partly land-claimed. The remaining water-body was known thereafter as Red Lake or Kizilgel.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala||winter||1996-2005||20-775 individuals||good||A1, A4i, B1i||Endangered|
Local conservation groups The local conservation group below is working to support conservation at this IBA.
|info avialable at AOS||2004|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing brackish and salt water||90%|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
Protection status National None International None
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Red Lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/08/2014
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