Khovsgol Lake IBA

Location:Mongolia
Area:212,511 acres (86,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dwc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: cool summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas formosa (Baikal Teal)A1
Anser cygnoides (Swan Goose)A1
Anser indicus (Bar-headed Goose)A4i
Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)A1
Bucephala clangula (Common Goldeneye)A4i
Falco naumanni (Lesser Kestrel)A1
Grus monacha (Hooded Crane)A1
Haliaeetus leucoryphus (Pallas's Fish Eagle)A1
Mergus merganser (Common Merganser)A4i
Otis tarda (Great Bustard)A1
Podiceps cristatus (Great Crested Grebe)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