Nelson Lagoon-Mud Bay IBA

Area:234,009 acres (94,700 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: cool summer)


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)A4i
Chen canagica (Emperor Goose)A1, A4i
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i
Melanitta nigra (Black Scoter)A4i
Polysticta stelleri (Steller's Eider) 

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