West Coast of Benbecula IBA

Location:United Kingdom
Area:576,497 acres (233,300 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, B2, C1, C2, C6
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Crex crex (Corn Crake)A1, B2, C1, C2, C6
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)B2
Phalaropus lobatus (Red-necked Phalarope)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