Nizhnekumskiye floods IBA

Location:Russia (European)
Area:7,413 acres (3,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BSk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: cold arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)B1i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A1
Glareola nordmanni (Black-winged Pratincole)A1
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, A4i, B1i
Tetrax tetrax (Little Bustard)A1

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