Hamoun-i Sabari and Hamoun-i Hirmand IBA

Location:Iran, Islamic Republic of
Area:617,763 acres (250,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
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Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aegypius monachus (Cinereous Vulture)A1, B2
Alaemon alaudipes (Greater Hoopoe-Lark)A3
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)A4i, B1i
Anas clypeata (Northern Shoveler)A4i, B1i
Anas crecca (Green-winged Teal)A4i, B1i
Anas penelope (Eurasian Wigeon)A4i, B1i
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)A4i, B1i
Anas strepera (Gadwall)A4i, B1i
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)A4i, B1i
Aquila clanga (Greater Spotted Eagle)B2
Ardea alba (Great Egret)A4i, B1i
Aythya ferina (Common Pochard)A4i, B1i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)B1i, B2
Botaurus stellaris (Eurasian Bittern)B1i, B2
Caprimulgus aegyptius (Egyptian Nightjar)A3
Chlidonias hybrida (Whiskered Tern)A4i, B1i
Chroicocephalus ridibundus (Common Black-headed Gull)A4i, B1i
Haliaeetus albicilla (White-tailed Eagle)A1, B2
Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)B1i
Hirundo obsoleta (Pale Crag-martin)A3
Hypocolius ampelinus (Hypocolius)A3
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)B1i
Passer moabiticus (Dead Sea Sparrow)B3
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, A4i, B1i
Pelecanus onocrotalus (Great White Pelican)A4i, B1i
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)B1i
Pterocles senegallus (Spotted Sandgrouse)A3
Pycnonotus leucotis (White-eared Bulbul)A3
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)B1i
Sylvia minula (Desert Whitethroat)B3
Tadorna ferruginea (Ruddy Shelduck)A4i, B1i
Tadorna tadorna (Common Shelduck)A4i, B1i

Range Map

Link to Map

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010