Hortobágy and Tisza-to IBA

Location:Hungary
Area:222,395 acres (90,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Acrocephalus paludicola (Aquatic Warbler)A1, B2
Anas clypeata (Northern Shoveler)A4i, B1i
Anas crecca (Green-winged Teal)A4i, B1i
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)A4i, B1i
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)B1i
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)A1, A4i, B1i
Anser fabalis (Bean Goose)A4i, B1i
Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)A1
Ardea purpurea (Purple Heron)B2
Ardeola ralloides (Squacco Heron)B2
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A1, B2
Botaurus stellaris (Eurasian Bittern)B2
Bucephala clangula (Common Goldeneye)B1i
Chlidonias hybrida (Whiskered Tern)A4i, B1i, B2
Chlidonias niger (Black Tern)B2
Ciconia ciconia (White Stork)B2
Falco cherrug (Saker Falcon)B2
Falco vespertinus (Red-footed Falcon)A4ii, B1iii, B2
Grus grus (Common Crane)A4i, B1i
Haliaeetus albicilla (White-tailed Eagle)A1
Ixobrychus minutus (Little Bittern)B2
Lanius minor (Lesser Grey Shrike)B2
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i
Microcarbo pygmeus (Pygmy Cormorant)A1
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)A4i, B1i
Numenius tenuirostris (Slender-billed Curlew)A1
Nycticorax nycticorax (Black-crowned Night-Heron)B2
Otis tarda (Great Bustard)A1, B2
Philomachus pugnax (Ruff)A4i, B1i
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)A4i, B1i, B2
Porzana pusilla (Baillon's Crake)B2
Tringa erythropus (Spotted Redshank)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