Mafika: Lisiu IBA

Location:Lesotho
Area:123,553 acres (50,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A2, A3, A4ii
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cwb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anthus hoeschi (Mountain Pipit)A1, A2, A3
Chaetops aurantius (Drakensburg Rockjumper)A1, A2, A3
Circus maurus (Black Harrier)A1
Crithagra symonsi (Drakensberg Siskin)A1, A2, A3
Emarginata sinuata (Sickle-winged Chat) 
Geocolaptes olivaceus (Ground Woodpecker)A1
Geronticus calvus (Southern Bald Ibis)A1
Gyps coprotheres (Cape Vulture)A1, A4ii
Sylvia layardi (Layard's Warbler) 

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