Ogii Nuur

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Ogii Nuur

  • Country: 
    Mongolia
  • Site number: 
    955
  • Area: 
    2,510 ha
  • Designation date: 
    06-07-1998
  • Coordinates: 
    47°46'N 102°46'E
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Overview

Ogii Nuur. 06/07/98; 2,510 ha; 47°46'N 102°46'E. Anatidae Network Site. A freshwater lake located in the valley of the Orkhon River, comprising extensive alluvial areas of grassland, river channels, pools and marshes surrounded by grassy steppe. The maximum depth of the lake is 16 meters, but about 40% of the lake is less than 3m deep. The lake supports an intensive fishery and livestock grazing. It is a very important breeding and staging area for a wide variety of waterfowl, particularly Anatidae (ducks, geese, swans, etc.). Ramsar site no. 955. Most recent RIS information: 1998.

Administrative region: 
Arvayheer

  • National legal designation: 
    • none
  • Last publication date: 
    06-07-1998

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