Identifying Movement Patterns and Wintering Grounds of Lesser Kestrel

Organization National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia

Director: Tsovinar Hovhannisyan

Country/countries of implementation: Armenia

Geographical coverage: National

Source: The Rufford Foundation

Start Date: 2013-04-03

End Date: 2015-08-05


Keywords Wintering Grounds Lesser Kestrel Potential Threats Limiting Factors Armenia


The aim is to study wintering grounds of the Armenian population of Lesser Kestrel and understand the potential threats and limiting factors that cause instability in their population numbers; also study the types of habitats preferred by the species inside Armenia during the non-breeding season.

Participants Tsovinar Hovhannisyan