Yubu-do island

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Black-faced Spoonbill Platalea minor EN breeding 2004 present A1, A4i
Haematopus ostralegus NR unknown 2004 present A4i
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola LC winter 2004 present A4i
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata NT unknown 2004 present A4i
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis EN passage 2004 present A4i
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica NT passage 2004 present A4i
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris EN passage 2004 present A4i
Dunlin Calidris alpina LC passage 2004 present A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 20,000 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Seocheon 습지보호지역-갯벌 1,530 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yubu-do island. Downloaded from on 13/07/2020.