Malkachan tundra IBA

Location:Russia (Asian)
Area:160,618 acres (65,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: cool summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)A4i
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)A1
Anser fabalis (Bean Goose)A4i
Calidris ruficollis (Red-necked Stint)A4i
Calidris tenuirostris (Great Knot)A4i
Haematopus ostralegus (Eurasian Oystercatcher)A4i
Haliaeetus pelagicus (Steller's Sea-Eagle)A1
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i
Numenius madagascariensis (Far Eastern Curlew)A4i
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)A4i
Somateria mollissima (Common Eider)A4i
Tringa guttifer (Nordmann's Greenshank)A1

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