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Kolga bay


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Little Tern Sternula albifrons LC breeding 2001 20-25 breeding pairs C6
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea LC breeding 2001 430 breeding pairs C6

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)
Malusi rändrahn; (Suur-Malusi saare rändrahn, Suur-Malusi rändrahn) Kaitstav looduse üksikobjekt 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Rohusi skv. Maastikukaitseala looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 96 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Rammu skv. Maastikukaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 101 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Rammu pv. Maastikukaitseala piiranguvöönd 13 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Pedassaare pv. Maastikukaitseala piiranguvöönd 90 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Malusi skv. Maastikukaitseala looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 580 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Kolga lahe skv. Maastikukaitseala looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 1,016 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Koipsi skv. Maastikukaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 30 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe MKA, Koipsi pv. Maastikukaitseala piiranguvöönd 7 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe maastikukaitseala Maastikukaitseala (looduspark) 1,933 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe hoiuala Hoiuala 516 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,449 protected area contained by site 0
Kolga lahe Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,449 protected area contained by site 2,435

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea -
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
Shrubland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kolga bay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.