Floodplain of the Terek river near Staroshchedrinskaya IBA

Location:Russia (European)
Area:39,537 acres (16,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, B1i, B1iv
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: hot summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)B1i
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)B1i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A1
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)B1i
Glareola nordmanni (Black-winged Pratincole)A1
Grus grus (Common Crane)A4i, B1i

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