Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna delta IBA

Area:185,329 acres (75,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Am (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: monsoonal)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser indicus (Bar-headed Goose)A4i
Eurynorhynchus pygmeus (Spoon-billed Sandpiper)A1, A4i
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)A4i
Rynchops albicollis (Indian Skimmer)A1, A4i
Tadorna tadorna (Common Shelduck)A4i
Tringa guttifer (Nordmann's Greenshank)A1, A4i

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