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Áreas costeras de Fernandina y del occidente de Isabela


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
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus LC resident 2003 present A4ii
Galapagos Dove Zenaida galapagoensis LC resident 2003 present A2
Galapagos Rail Laterallus spilonota VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Galapagos Penguin Spheniscus mendiculus EN resident 2003 present A1, A4ii
Puffinus lherminieri NR resident 2003 present A4ii
Blue-footed Booby Sula nebouxii LC resident 2003 present A4ii
Flightless Cormorant Nannopterum harrisi VU resident 2003 present A1, A4i
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana LC resident 2003 present A4i
Swallow-tailed Gull Creagrus furcatus LC resident 2003 present A4i
Franklin's Gull Larus pipixcan LC resident 2003 present A4i
Lava Gull Larus fuliginosus VU resident 2003 present A4i
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Galapagos Flycatcher Myiarchus magnirostris LC resident 2003 present A2
Galapagos Mockingbird Mimus parvulus LC resident 2003 present A2
Certhidea olivacea NR resident 2003 present A2
Vegetarian Finch Platyspiza crassirostris LC resident 2003 present A2
Mangrove Finch Geospiza heliobates CR resident 2003 present A1, A2
Woodpecker Finch Geospiza pallida VU resident 2003 present A2
Small Ground-finch Geospiza fuliginosa LC resident 2003 present A2
Medium Ground-finch Geospiza fortis LC resident 2003 present A2
Large Ground-finch Geospiza magnirostris LC resident 2003 present A2
Common Cactus-finch Geospiza scandens LC resident 2003 present A2
Geospiza difficilis NR resident 2003 present A2

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)
Galápagos Marine Reserve 13,300,000 protected area contains site 140,000
Galápagos National Park 799,540 protected area contains site 140,000
Archipielágo de Colón (Galápagos) UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 14,761,844 protected area contains site 140,000

Habitats

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Áreas costeras de Fernandina y del occidente de Isabela. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/02/2020.