Abdullah Gharib lagoons IBA

Location:Yemen
Area:247 acres (100 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i, B1i, 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 
Ichthyaetus hemprichii (Sooty Gull)A4i, B1i, B3
Larus fuscus (Lesser Black-backed Gull)A4i, B1i
Thalasseus bergii (Swift 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