Khukh Lake IBA

Area:32,618 acres (13,200 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dwb (Climate: snow; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser cygnoides (Swan Goose)A1, A4i
Aythya ferina (Common Pochard)A4i
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)A4i
Grus monacha (Hooded Crane)A1
Grus vipio (White-naped Crane)A1
Ichthyaetus relictus (Relict Gull)A1
Otis tarda (Great Bustard)A1
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i
Podiceps cristatus (Great Crested Grebe)A4i
Vanellus vanellus (Northern Lapwing)A4i

Range Map

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