Abijatta: Shalla Lakes National Park IBA

Location:Ethiopia
Area:219,182 acres (88,700 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
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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 clypeata (Northern Shoveler)A4i
Bugeranus carunculatus (wattled crane)A1
Calidris minuta (Little Stint)A4i
Caprimulgus stellatus (Star-spotted Nightjar)A3
Charadrius pecuarius (Kittlitz's Plover)A4i
Chlidonias leucopterus (White-winged Tern)A4i
Circus macrourus (Pallid Harrier)A1
Cisticola bodessa (Boran Cisticola)A3
Corythaixoides leucogaster (White-bellied Go-away-bird)A3
Dinemellia dinemelli (White-headed Buffalo Weaver)A3
Eremomela flavicrissalis (Yellow-vented Eremomela)A3
Estrilda charmosyna (Black-cheeked Waxbill)A3
Gelochelidon nilotica (Gull-billed Tern)A4i
Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)A4i
Melierax poliopterus (Eastern Chanting Goshawk)A3
Philomachus pugnax (Ruff)A4i
Phoeniconaias minor (Lesser Flamingo)A1, A4i
Phoeniculus somaliensis (Black-billed Wood Hoopoe)A3
Ploceus galbula (Rüppell's Weaver)A3
Ploceus spekei (Speke's Weaver)A3
Podiceps nigricollis (Eared Grebe)A4i
Poicephalus rufiventris (Red-bellied Parrot)A3
Pterocles decoratus (Black-faced Sandgrouse)A3
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)A4i
Tockus deckeni (Von der Decken's Hornbill)A3
Tockus flavirostris (Northern Yellow-billed Hornbill)A3
Tockus hemprichii (Hemprich's Hornbill)A3
Turdoides aylmeri (Scaly Chatterer)A3
Turdus tephronotus (African Bare-eyed Thrush)A3
Vidua hypocherina (Steel-blue Whydah)A3

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