Tidal flat area of Yeongjong-do island IBA

Location:South Korea
Area:11,416 acres (4,620 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cwa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: hot summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)A4i
Calidris tenuirostris (Great Knot)A4i
Charadrius alexandrinus (Snowy Plover)A4i
Charadrius mongolus (Lesser Sand-Plover)A4i
Chroicocephalus saundersi (Saunders's Gull)A1
Egretta eulophotes (Chinese Egret)A1
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)A4i
Numenius madagascariensis (Far Eastern Curlew)A4i
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)A4i
Platalea minor (Black-faced Spoonbill)A1
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)A4i
Xenus cinereus (Terek Sandpiper)A4i

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