CA049
Duke of Edinburgh Ecological Reserve


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Fork-tailed Storm-petrel Hydrobates furcatus LC breeding 1985 60,000 breeding pairs A4ii
Leach's Storm-petrel Hydrobates leucorhous VU breeding 1985 276,600 breeding pairs A4ii
Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata LC breeding 1985 161,600 breeding pairs A4ii
A4iii Species group - seabirds n/a breeding 1985 100,000-499,999 breeding pairs A4iii

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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Duke Of Edinburgh (Pine/Storm/Tree Islands) Ecological Reserve Ecological Reserve 508 protected area contained by site 594

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate coniferous -
Coastline Sea cliffs & rocky shores -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Duke of Edinburgh Ecological Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2022.