Mangyeong estuary IBA

Location:South Korea
Area:22,264 acres (9,010 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: hot summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas formosa (Baikal Teal)A1, A4i
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)A4i
Arenaria interpres (Ruddy Turnstone)A4i
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)A4i
Calidris ruficollis (Red-necked Stint)A4i
Calidris tenuirostris (Great Knot)A4i
Charadrius alexandrinus (Snowy Plover)A4i
Charadrius mongolus (Lesser Sand-Plover)A4i
Chroicocephalus saundersi (Saunders's Gull)A1, A4i
Egretta eulophotes (Chinese Egret)A1
Eurynorhynchus pygmeus (Spoon-billed Sandpiper)A1, A4i
Limicola falcinellus (Broad-billed Sandpiper)A4i
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)A4i
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)A4i
Platalea minor (Black-faced Spoonbill)A1
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)A4i
Tringa guttifer (Nordmann's Greenshank)A1, A4i
Xenus cinereus (Terek Sandpiper)A4i

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