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Location Turkey, Agri,Mus
Central coordinates 42o 33.00' East  39o 23.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B1i
Area 18,200 ha
Altitude 1,797 m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Doga Dernegi (Partner Designate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Great Bustard Otis tarda breeding  2000  30-40 individuals  A1  Vulnerable 
Common Crane Grus grus breeding  2000  5-10 breeding pairs  B1i  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Upper Murat Valley. Downloaded from on 20/04/2015

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