East Sanday IBA

Location:United Kingdom
Area:5,162 acres (2,089 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i, B1i, B2, C3, C6
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Arenaria interpres (Ruddy Turnstone)A4i, B1i, C3
Calidris maritima (Purple Sandpiper)A4i, B1i, C3
Charadrius hiaticula (Common Ringed Plover)B1i, C3
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)B2
Thalasseus sandvicensis (Sandwich Tern)C6

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