Arasbaran Protected Area IBA

Location:Iran, Islamic Republic of
Area:181,524 acres (73,460 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A2, A3, B2, B3
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfa (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: hot summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anthus spinoletta (Water Pipit)A3
Gypaetus barbatus (Bearded Vulture)B2
Gyps fulvus (Griffon Vulture)B2
Lyrurus mlokosiewiczi (Caucasian Grouse)A1, A2, A3, B2
Phasianus colchicus (Ring-necked Pheasant)B2
Phylloscopus trochiloides (Greenish Warbler)B3
Rhodopechys sanguineus (Eurasian Crimson-winged Finch)A3
Tetraogallus caspius (Caspian Snowcock)A3, B3

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