Jamuna-Brahmaputra river IBA

Location:Bangladesh
Area:494,211 acres (200,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Aw (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: winter dry)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)A4i
Anas crecca (Green-winged Teal)A4i
Anas querquedula (Garganey)A4i
Anas strepera (Gadwall)A4i
Aythya ferina (Common Pochard)A4i
Aythya fuligula (Tufted Duck)A4i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A4i
Gyps bengalensis (White-rumped Vulture)A1
Rynchops albicollis (Indian Skimmer)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