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Location Ukraine, Zaporozhie
Central coordinates 35o 10.00' East  47o 19.00' North
IBA criteria A4i, B1i, B2
Area 7,800 ha
Altitude 40 - 60m
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Ukranian Society for the Protection of Birds

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Ixobrychus minutus breeding  1999  250-300 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Not Recognised 
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax breeding  1999  60-460 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Least Concern 
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea breeding  1999  20-80 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Least Concern 
Great White Egret Ardea alba breeding  1999  60-200 breeding pairs  unknown  A4i, B1i  Least Concern 
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus breeding  1999  100-300 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Near Threatened 
Little Crake Zapornia parva breeding  1999  180-500 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland)   -

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