Käsivarsi fjelds IBA

Area:543,825 acres (220,078 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A3, B2, B3, C2, C6
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: cool summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)A3
Anthus cervinus (Red-throated Pipit)A3
Anthus pratensis (Meadow Pipit)B3
Asio flammeus (Short-eared Owl)B2, C2, C6
Aythya marila (Greater Scaup)A3
Calcarius lapponicus (Lapland Longspur)A3
Calidris maritima (Purple Sandpiper)A3
Calidris temminckii (Temminck's Stint)A3
Charadrius morinellus (Eurasian Dotterel)C2
Clangula hyemalis (Oldsquaw)A3
Falco rusticolus (Gyrfalcon)A3
Gavia stellata (Red-throated Loon)B2, C2, C6
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A3
Luscinia svecica (Bluethroat)C2
Melanitta nigra (Black Scoter)A3
Mergellus albellus (Smew)B2, C2
Phalaropus lobatus (Red-necked Phalarope)A3, C2
Plectrophenax nivalis (Snow Bunting)A3
Pluvialis apricaria (European Golden-Plover)B3, C6
Stercorarius longicaudus (Long-tailed Jaeger)A3
Tringa erythropus (Spotted Redshank)A3
Tringa totanus (Common Redshank)B2

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