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|
|A4iii Species group - waterbirds||n/a||passage||1995||20,000-49,999 individuals||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)|
|Malpeque Bay||Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance||24,440||protected area contained by site||20,000|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Sand dunes and beaches, Intertidal mud, sand or salt flats, Salt/brackish marshes, Estuarine waters||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||-|
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Malpeque Bay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2020.