Abu Ali IBA

Location:Saudi Arabia
Area:30,888 acres (12,500 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i, B1i, B3
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Dromas ardeola (Crab-plover)B3
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i, B1i
Sterna repressa (White-cheeked Tern)B3
Sternula saundersi (Saunders's Tern)B3
Thalasseus bengalensis (Lesser Crested Tern)A4i, B1i
Thalasseus sandvicensis (Sandwich Tern)A4i, 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