Sammutinjänkä-Vaijoenjänkä IBA

Area:127,877 acres (51,750 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A3, B2, C7
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: cool summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)A3
Anthus cervinus (Red-throated Pipit)A3
Aythya marila (Greater Scaup)A3
Calcarius lapponicus (Lapland Longspur)A3
Calidris temminckii (Temminck's Stint)A3
Clangula hyemalis (Oldsquaw)A3
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A3
Melanitta nigra (Black Scoter)A3
Mergellus albellus (Smew)B2
Phalaropus lobatus (Red-necked Phalarope)A3

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from 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