The Wash IBA

Location:United Kingdom
Area:165,561 acres (67,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, 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

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)B1i, C3
Anser brachyrhynchus (Pink-footed Goose)A4i, B1i, C3
Arenaria interpres (Ruddy Turnstone)A4i, B1i, C3
Branta bernicla (Brent Goose)A4i, B1i, C3
Calidris alba (Sanderling)A4i, B1i, C3
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)A4i, B1i, B2, C3
Calidris canutus (Red Knot)A4i, B1i, B2, C3
Charadrius hiaticula (Common Ringed Plover)B1i, C3
Circus aeruginosus (Western Marsh Harrier)C6
Circus pygargus (Montagu's Harrier)C6
Cygnus columbianus (Tundra Swan)B2, C6
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)C6
Haematopus ostralegus (Eurasian Oystercatcher)A4i, B1i, C3
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)B1i, C3
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)A4i, B1i, B2, C3
Pluvialis apricaria (European Golden-Plover)C6
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)A4i, B1i, C3
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)B3, C6
Sterna hirundo (Common Tern)C6
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern)C6
Tadorna tadorna (Common Shelduck)A4i, B1i, C3
Tringa totanus (Common Redshank)B1i, B2, C3

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