Ayeyarwaddy River: Myitkyina to Sinbo Section IBA

Area:333,592 acres (135,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cwa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: hot summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas strepera (Gadwall)A4i
Anhinga melanogaster (Darter)A4i
Anser indicus (Bar-headed Goose)A4i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck) 
Ciconia nigra (Black Stork)A4i
Glareola lactea (Small Pratincole)A4i
Grus grus (Common Crane)A4i
Leptoptilos javanicus (Lesser Adjutant)A1
Pelecanus philippensis (Spot-billed Pelican)A1, A4i
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i
Tadorna ferruginea (Ruddy Shelduck)A4i

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