Airkhan Lake IBA

Area:27,676 acres (11,200 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dwc (Climate: snow; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: cool summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)A1
Grus grus (Common Crane)A4i
Grus vipio (White-naped Crane)A1
Haliaeetus leucoryphus (Pallas's Fish Eagle)A1
Otis tarda (Great Bustard)A1
Tadorna ferruginea (Ruddy Shelduck)A4i
Vanellus vanellus (Northern Lapwing)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