Lake Distos IBA

Area:6,425 acres (2,600 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A3, B2, C2, C6
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Köppen climate classification:Csa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: summer dry; Temperature: hot summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Alectoris graeca (Rock Partridge)A3
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)C6
Emberiza caesia (Cretzschmar's Bunting)A3
Emberiza melanocephala (Black-headed Bunting)A3
Hippolais olivetorum (Olive-tree Warbler)A3
Ixobrychus minutus (Little Bittern)B2, C2, C6
Oenanthe hispanica (Black-eared Wheatear)A3
Sitta neumayer (Western Rock Nuthatch)A3
Sylvia cantillans (Subalpine Warbler)A3
Sylvia melanocephala (Sardinian Warbler)A3
Sylvia ruppeli (Rüppell's Warbler)A3

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from 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