Karakol'skiye lakes IBA

Location:Russia (European)
Area:61,776 acres (25,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BSk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: cold arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A1
Coracias garrulus (European Roller)A1
Netta rufina (Red-crested Pochard)B1i
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Tetrax tetrax (Little Bustard)A1

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