Skúmsstadavatn IBA

Area:1,977 acres (800 hectares)
IBA Criteria:B1i
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfc (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: cool summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)B1i
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)B1i
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)B1i

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