Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Northern Gannet Morus bassanus||LC||breeding||1988||5,485 breeding pairs||A4ii|
|A4iii Species group - seabirds||n/a||breeding||1988||10,000-19,999 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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Cape St. Mary's Ecological Reserve||Ecological Reserve||6,400||protected area contained by site||6,600|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Coastline||Sea cliffs & rocky shores||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||-|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape St. Mary's. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/03/2023.