Airport dunes, Socotra IBA

Area:494 acres (200 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A2, B2
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Cisticola haesitatus (Socotra Cisticola)A1, A2, B2

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