Achit Lake IBA

Area:182,117 acres (73,700 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BSk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: cold arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser cygnoides (Swan Goose)A1
Falco naumanni (Lesser Kestrel)A1
Haliaeetus leucoryphus (Pallas's Fish Eagle)A1
Otis tarda (Great Bustard)A1
Podiceps cristatus (Great Crested Grebe)A4i
Tadorna ferruginea (Ruddy Shelduck)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