Balta Mică a Brăilei IBA

Location:Romania
Area:61,638 acres (24,944 hectares)
IBA Criteria:C1, C2, C4, C6
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: hot summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Ardea alba (Great Egret)C6
Ardea purpurea (Purple Heron)C2, C6
Ardeola ralloides (Squacco Heron)C2, C6
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)C1
Botaurus stellaris (Eurasian Bittern)C6
Branta ruficollis (Red-breasted Goose)C1
Circus aeruginosus (Western Marsh Harrier)C6
Coracias garrulus (European Roller)C1
Crex crex (Corn Crake)C1
Egretta garzetta (Little Egret)C2, C6
Falco vespertinus (Red-footed Falcon)C1
Grus grus (Common Crane)C6
Haliaeetus albicilla (White-tailed Eagle)C6
Ixobrychus minutus (Little Bittern)C6
Microcarbo pygmeus (Pygmy Cormorant)C2, C6
Nycticorax nycticorax (Black-crowned Night-Heron)C6
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)C2, C6
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis)C2, C6
Sterna hirundo (Common Tern)C6

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