30-Kilometre Beach: Walvis: Swakopmund IBA

Location:Namibia
Area:5,189 acres (2,100 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: cold arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Arenaria interpres (Ruddy Turnstone)A4i
Larus dominicanus (Kelp Gull)A4i
Sternula balaenarum (Damara Tern)A1, 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