'W' National Park IBA

Area:543,632 acres (220,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BSh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: hot arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Ardeotis arabs (Arabian Bustard)A3
Cercotrichas podobe (Black Scrub Robin)A3
Circus macrourus (Pallid Harrier)A1
Coracias cyanogaster (Blue-bellied Roller)A3
Corvinella corvina (Yellow-billed Shrike)A3
Cossypha albicapillus (White-crowned Robin-Chat)A3
Eremomela pusilla (Senegal Eremomela)A3
Estrilda caerulescens (Lavender Waxbill)A3
Estrilda troglodytes (Black-rumped Waxbill)A3
Galerida modesta (Sun Lark)A3
Gymnoris dentata (Bush Petronia)A3
Hirundo leucosoma (Pied-winged Swallow)A3
Hypergerus atriceps (Oriole Warbler)A3
Lagonosticta larvata (Ethiopian Firefinch)A3
Lamprotornis pulcher (Chestnut-bellied Starling)A3
Lamprotornis purpureus (Purple Starling)A3
Lophotis savilei (Savile's Bustard)A3
Lybius dubius (Bearded Barbet)A3
Merops bulocki (red-throated bee-eater)A3
Musophaga violacea (Violet Turaco)A3
Passer luteus (Sudan Golden Sparrow)A3
Pentholaea albifrons (White-fronted Black Chat)A3
Plocepasser superciliosus (Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-Weaver)A3
Ploceus heuglini (Heuglin's Masked Weaver)A3
Poicephalus senegalus (Senegal Parrot)A3
Prinia fluviatilis (River Prinia)A3
Ptilostomus afer (Piapiac)A3
Pytilia phoenicoptera (Red-winged Pytilia)A3
Streptopelia roseogrisea (African Collared Dove)A3

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