Hamun-i-Puzak IBA

Location:Afghanistan
Area:86,487 acres (35,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)A4i
Anas clypeata (Northern Shoveler)A4i
Anas crecca (Green-winged Teal)A4i
Anas penelope (Eurasian Wigeon)A4i
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)A4i
Anas strepera (Gadwall)A4i
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)A4i
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)A1
Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)A1
Ardea alba (Great Egret)A4i
Ardea cinerea (Grey Heron)A4i
Aythya ferina (Common Pochard)A4i
Aythya nyroca (Ferruginous Duck)A4i
Caprimulgus aegyptius (Egyptian Nightjar)A3
Caprimulgus mahrattensis (Sykes's Nightjar)A3
Chlamydotis undulata (Houbara Bustard)A1, A3
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot)A4i
Hypocolius ampelinus (Hypocolius)A3
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A1, A4i
Marmaronetta angustirostris (Marbled Duck)A1, A4i
Netta rufina (Red-crested Pochard)A4i
Oxyura leucocephala (White-headed Duck)A1, A4i
Passer moabiticus (Dead Sea Sparrow)A3
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1, A4i
Pelecanus onocrotalus (Great White Pelican)A4i
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)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