Zone Humide de Laayoune IBA

Area:1,483 acres (600 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Charadrius alexandrinus (Snowy Plover)A4i
Pterocles coronatus (Crowned Sandgrouse) 

Range Map

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