Northern Part of the Dniester Liman

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Northern Part of the Dniester Liman

  • Country: 
    Ukraine
  • Site number: 
    765
  • Area: 
    20,000 ha
  • Designation date: 
    23-11-1995
  • Coordinates: 
    46°22'N 30°12'E
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Overview

Northern Part of the Dniester Liman. 23/11/95; Odeska Oblast; 20,000 ha; 46°22'N 030°12'E. Game Reserve. This site includes the Dniester River delta, streams, floodplain lakes, and part of the Dniester Liman. Vegetation consists of floating vegetation, reed thickets, and floodplain forest supporting various nationally threatened plant species. An important area for wintering Anseriformes, Gruiformes and Pelecaniformes and for breeding, wintering and migrating birds Anseriformes, Charadriiformes and Ciconiiformes. The site supplies water for domestic use and agricultural irrigation and serves as an important water transport artery. Human activities include environmental education, recreation, hunting, and fishing. Ramsar site no. 765. Most recent RIS information: 1998.

Administrative region: 
Odeska Oblast

  • National legal designation: 
    • game reserve
  • Last publication date: 
    01-01-1998

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