Lake Abiad is a large permanent waterbody surrounded by open wooded savanna, located south of the town of Kadugli and south-west of the Nuba mountains.
See Box for key species. In addition, seven species characteristic of the Sudan–Guinea Savanna biome (A04) have been recorded from the area surrounding the lake; see Table 2.
Non-bird biodiversity: None known to BirdLife International.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Abiad. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/07/2020.