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Location Turkey
Central coordinates 37o 38.00' East  37o 47.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 6,714 ha
Altitude 883 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
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca breeding  1998  10-20 breeding pairs  A1  Near Threatened 

IBA Monitoring

2013 medium not assessed low
unset
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Agriculture and aquaculture annual & perennial non-timber crops - agro-industry farming likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Agriculture and aquaculture livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - nomadic grazing likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - suppression in fire frequency/intensity likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species)  A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive  Some limited conservation initiatives are in place  low 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Gölbaşı Lakes Nature Park 0 is identical to site 0  
Gölbaşı Lakes Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar) 0 is identical to site 0  

Habitats

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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Adıyaman - Gölbaşı Lakes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/05/2015

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