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Location Ukraine, Dnepropetrovskaya
Central coordinates 36o 7.00' East  48o 33.00' North
IBA criteria B1i, B2
Area 2,000 ha
Altitude 80 - 100m
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
Greylag Goose Anser anser passage  1999  800-1,000 individuals  unknown  B1i  Least Concern 
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus breeding  1999  30-35 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Least Concern 
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis breeding  1999  20-30 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Least Concern 
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster breeding  1999  60-90 breeding pairs  unknown  B2  Least Concern 


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Velyka Osokorovka. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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