FI057
Päätyeenlahti bay


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus LC breeding 1992 140 breeding pairs B2

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 high unfavourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Invasive and other problematic species and genes problematic native species/diseases - unspecified species happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Pollution agricultural & forestry effluents - type unknown/unrecorded happening now whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Hydrocoloeus minutus Little Gull 140 55 breeding pairs 40 unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species) No management plan exists but the management planning process has begun Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Päätyeenlahti 2 keskiosa (ls.alue) Private Nature Reserve 49 protected area contained by site 92
Päätyeenlahti Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 108 protected area contained by site 314
Päätye-Sepänniemi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12 protected area contained by site 12

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
unknown -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Päätyeenlahti bay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/10/2019.