Lough Foyle IBA

Area:53,876 acres (21,803 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)


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas penelope (Eurasian Wigeon)B1i, C3
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)B1i, C3
Branta bernicla (Brent Goose)A4i, B1i, C3
Cygnus columbianus (Tundra Swan)A4i, B1i, B2, C2
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)A4i, B1i, B3, C2
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i, B2, C2
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)B2

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