Kalamas estuary IBA

Area:21,081 acres (8,531 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C2, C3, C6
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Csa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: summer dry; Temperature: hot summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aquila clanga (Greater Spotted Eagle)A1, C1
Ardea alba (Great Egret)A4i, B1i, C2
Calandrella brachydactyla (Greater Short-toed Lark)C6
Microcarbo pygmeus (Pygmy Cormorant)A1, C1
Numenius tenuirostris (Slender-billed Curlew)A1, C1
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, C1
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)B1i, C3
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis)A4i, B1i, C2
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern)C6

Range Map

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263