Kevo IBA

Area:173,159 acres (70,075 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A3, B2, B3, C2, C6
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: cool summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Acanthis hornemanni (Hoary Redpoll)A3
Anthus cervinus (Red-throated Pipit)A3
Anthus pratensis (Meadow Pipit)B3
Aythya marila (Greater Scaup)A3
Buteo lagopus (Rough-legged Hawk)A3
Calcarius lapponicus (Lapland Longspur)A3
Calidris temminckii (Temminck's Stint)A3
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A3
Melanitta nigra (Black Scoter)A3
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)B3
Phalaropus lobatus (Red-necked Phalarope)A3
Plectrophenax nivalis (Snow Bunting)A3
Pluvialis apricaria (European Golden-Plover)B3, C2, C6
Stercorarius longicaudus (Long-tailed Jaeger)A3
Tringa erythropus (Spotted Redshank)A3
Tringa glareola (Wood Sandpiper)B2

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