|IBA Code (BirdLife Data Zone)||AM005|
|IBA Criteria||A1, A4i, B1i|
|Altitude||1,875 - 2,419 m|
Site description. A large lake in east-central Armenia, the country's largest protected area (125,300 ha of lake and 24,800 ha of land).
Key Biodiversity. This is an important site for breeding Larus armenicus and large numbers of wintering waterfowl.
Trigger species. Lesser White-fronted Goose (Anser erythropus), Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca), Armenian Gull (Larus armenicus)
Protection status. National - High. International - High.
150,000 ha of IBA covered by National Park (Sevan). 150,000 ha of IBA covered by Ramsar Site (Lake Sevan, 489,100 ha).