email a friend
printable version
Location Turkey, Mus
Central coordinates 41o 49.00' East  39o 7.00' North
IBA criteria A1, B1i, B2
Area 30,030 ha
Altitude 1,509 - 2,879m
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
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca breeding  2001  20 breeding pairs  poor  A1, B2  Near Threatened 
Melanitta fusca breeding  2001  10-15 breeding pairs  poor  B1i  Not Recognised 
Common Crane Grus grus breeding  8-15 breeding pairs  B1i, B2  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Akdogan Golu UOSA Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar) 0 protected area contained by site 0  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater  11%
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland  major
Savanna   5%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture major
rangeland/pastureland major

Contribute  Please click here to help BirdLife conserve the world's birds - your data for this IBA and others are vital for helping protect the environment.

Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Akdoğan Mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2014

To provide new information to update this factsheet or to correct any errors, please email BirdLife