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Babbage and Spring River Deltas


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
Brent Goose Branta bernicla LC passage 1980 12,000 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tarium Niryutait Marine Protected Area Marine Protected Area 174,955 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ivvavik National Park Of Canada National Park 975,000 protected area overlaps with site 32,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland, Tundra -
Wetlands (inland) Salt/brackish marshes, Rivers, Freshwater lakes and pools -
Sea Open sea -
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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: Babbage and Spring River Deltas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2022.