Ili River Delta IBA

Area:1,419,126 acres (574,300 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
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Köppen climate classification:BSk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: cold arid)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A1
Columba eversmanni (Yellow-eyed Pigeon)A1, A3
Coracias garrulus (European Roller)A1
Dendrocopos leucopterus (White-winged Woodpecker)A3
Emberiza bruniceps (Red-headed Bunting)A3
Iduna rama (Sykes's Warbler)A3
Otus brucei (Pallid Scops Owl)A3
Oxyura leucocephala (White-headed Duck)A1
Passer ammodendri (Saxaul Sparrow)A3
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, A4i
Pelecanus onocrotalus (Great White Pelican)A4i
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i, A4iii
Sylvia nana (Asian Desert Warbler)A3
Syrrhaptes paradoxus (Pallas's Sandgrouse)A3

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