Syvash Bay IBA

Location:Ukraine
Area:605,408 acres (245,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, A4iv, B1i, B1iv, B2, B3
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: hot summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)A4i, B1i
Anas penelope (Eurasian Wigeon)A4i, B1i
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)A4i, B1i
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)A4i, B1i
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)A1, A4i, B1i
Ardea alba (Great Egret)A4i, B1i
Ardea purpurea (Purple Heron)B2
Arenaria interpres (Ruddy Turnstone)A4i, B1i
Calidris alba (Sanderling)A4i, B1i
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)A4i, B1i
Calidris minuta (Little Stint)A4i, B1i
Charadrius alexandrinus (Snowy Plover)A4i, B1i
Charadrius hiaticula (Common Ringed Plover)A4i, B1i
Chlidonias hybrida (Whiskered Tern)A4i, B1i
Chlidonias niger (Black Tern)A4i, B1i
Chroicocephalus genei (Slender-billed Gull)A4i, B1i
Cygnus olor (Mute Swan)B1i
Egretta garzetta (Little Egret)A4i, B1i
Gallinago media (Great Snipe)A1
Gelochelidon nilotica (Gull-billed Tern)A4i, B1i, B2
Glareola pratincola (Collared Pratincole)A4i, B1i
Grus grus (Common Crane)A4i, A4iv, B1i, B1iv
Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)A4i, B1i
Hydrocoloeus minutus (Little Gull)A4i, B1i
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern)A4i, B1i, B2
Ichthyaetus ichthyaetus (Great Black-headed Gull)A3, A4i, B1i
Ichthyaetus melanocephalus (Mediterranean Gull)A4i, B1i, B3
Larus cachinnans (Yellow-legged Gull)A4i, B1i
Limicola falcinellus (Broad-billed Sandpiper)A4i, B1i
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i
Nycticorax nycticorax (Black-crowned Night-Heron)B2
Otis tarda (Great Bustard)B2
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i, B1i
Philomachus pugnax (Ruff)A4i, B1i
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis)A4i, B1i, B2
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)A4i, B1i
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)A4i, B1i, B3
Sterna hirundo (Common Tern)A4i, B1i
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern)A4i, B1i, B2
Tadorna tadorna (Common Shelduck)A4i, B1i
Thalasseus sandvicensis (Sandwich Tern)A4i, B1i, B2
Tringa erythropus (Spotted Redshank)A4i, B1i
Tringa stagnatilis (Marsh Sandpiper)A4i, B1i
Tringa totanus (Common Redshank)A4i, B1i

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