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Île Brion


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
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus LC unknown 1966 5,740 individuals A4ii
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC unknown 1994 370 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)
Réserve écologique de l'Île-Brion Réserve écologique 650 protected area contained by site 670
Habitat d'une espèce faunique menacée ou vulnérable Pluvier Sif. Ps-050 Cap Noddy, Ile Brion Habitat faunique : Habitat d'une espèce faunique menacée ou vulnérable 2 protected area contained by site 0
Habitat d'une espèce faunique menacée ou vulnérable Grèbe Ge-001-02-03-04-05 Ile Brion Habitat faunique : Habitat d'une espèce faunique menacée ou vulnérable 6 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de l'Île Brion sud-est 20-01-03 Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 564 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate coniferous forest -
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Salt/brackish marshes, Sand dunes and beaches -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Île Brion. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2020.