MN038
Airkhan Lake


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU - 2009 present A1
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC - 2004 present A4i
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 2004 present A4i
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 2004 present A1
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus NT - 2004 present A4i
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 2004 present A1
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN breeding 2004 present A1

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Airkhan Lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/06/2020.