CA350
Wolfe Island


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
Canvasback Aythya valisineria LC passage 1995 7,500 individuals A4i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC passage 1996 15,000 individuals A4i

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Thousand Islands National Park Of Canada National Park 2,350 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate mixed woods -
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools, Freshwater marshes/swamps -
Artificial/Terrestrial Abandoned or fallow farmland, disturbed ground, Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards, groves, Urban parks and gardens, Urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
rangeland/pastureland -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wolfe Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2021.