Bahu Kalat (Gandu) Protected Area IBA

Location:Iran, Islamic Republic of
Area:1,140,322 acres (461,472 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Website:View website
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 
Aegypius monachus (Cinereous Vulture)A1, B2
Alaemon alaudipes (Greater Hoopoe-Lark)A3
Calandrella raytal (Sand Lark) 
Caprimulgus mahrattensis (Sykes's Nightjar)A3
Chroicocephalus genei (Slender-billed Gull)A4i, B1i
Dendrocopos assimilis (Sind Woodpecker)A3, B3
Dromas ardeola (Crab-plover)B3
Emberiza striolata (House Bunting)A3
Esacus recurvirostris (Great Stone-curlew)B3
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern)B1i
Ichthyaetus hemprichii (Sooty Gull)B3
Larus cachinnans (Yellow-legged Gull)B1i
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)B1i
Neophron percnopterus (Egyptian Vulture)B2
Oenanthe monacha (Hooded Wheatear)A3, B3
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, A4i, B1i
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i, B1i
Pterocles lichtensteinii (Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse)A3
Pterocles senegallus (Spotted Sandgrouse)A3
Ptyonoprogne obsoleta (Pale Crag-martin)A3
Pycnonotus leucotis (White-eared Bulbul)A3
Sternula saundersi (Saunders's Tern)B3
Sylvia minula (Desert Whitethroat)B3
Thalasseus bergii (Swift Tern)B1i

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