Aftout es Sâheli IBA

Location:Mauritania
Area:296,526 acres (120,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Alaemon alaudipes (Greater Hoopoe-Lark) 
Anas querquedula (Garganey)A4i
Ardeotis arabs (Arabian Bustard)A3
Cercotrichas podobe (Black Scrub Robin)A3
Charadrius alexandrinus (Snowy Plover)A4i
Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus (Grey-hooded Gull)A4i
Chroicocephalus genei (Slender-billed Gull)A4i
Dendropicos elachus (Little Grey Woodpecker)A3
Gelochelidon nilotica (Gull-billed Tern)A4i
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern)A4i
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i
Passer luteus (Sudan Golden Sparrow)A3
Pelecanus onocrotalus (Great White Pelican)A4i
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i
Phoeniconaias minor (Lesser Flamingo)A1
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)A4i
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)A4i
Spiloptila clamans (Cricket Longtail)A3
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern)A4i
Tringa erythropus (Spotted Redshank)A4i

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