"Balykchi" Fish Farm IBA

Area:10,986 acres (4,446 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Csa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: summer dry; Temperature: hot summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Ardea cinerea (Grey Heron)A4i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A1
Chroicocephalus ridibundus (Common Black-headed Gull)A4i, A4iii
Ciconia ciconia (White Stork)A4i
Microcarbo pygmeus (Pygmy Cormorant)A4i
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)A4i
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)A4i
Podiceps cristatus (Great Crested Grebe)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