Aden IBA

Area:24,711 acres (10,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aquila clanga (Greater Spotted Eagle)A1, B2
Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)B2
Charadrius leschenaultii (Greater Sand-Plover)A4i, B1i
Charadrius mongolus (Lesser Sand-Plover)B1i
Dromas ardeola (Crab-plover)B3
Egretta gularis (Western Reef-Heron)B1i
Gelochelidon nilotica (Gull-billed Tern)B1i
Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)B1i
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern)A4i, B1i
Neophron percnopterus (Egyptian Vulture)B2
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)A4i, B1i
Thalasseus bergii (Swift Tern)A4i, B1i

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