Wexford Harbour and Slobs IBA

Area:12,355 acres (5,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)B1i, C3
Aythya marila (Greater Scaup)B2
Branta bernicla (Brent Goose)B1i, C3
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)B2
Calidris canutus (Red Knot)B2
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)B3
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)B1i, B2, C2
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i, C3
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)B2
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)A4i, B1i, 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