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La Grosse Boule 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
Arctic Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus LC breeding 1985 5,241 breeding pairs 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Petite Boule (Île) Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 668 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Grosse Boule (est) Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 669 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de l'Île Grosse Boule Ouest Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 494 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate mixed woods -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: La Grosse Boule Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022.