Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri||LC||breeding||2006||50-249 breeding pairs||B4ii|
|Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus||LC||breeding||2005||50-249 individuals||B4i|
|Least Tern Sternula antillarum||LC||breeding||2006||50-249 breeding pairs||B4i|
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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|West Coast Dive Site||National Park||4,181||protected area overlaps with site||0|
|Pigeon Creek & Snow Bay National Park||National Park||0||protected area overlaps with site||0|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks)||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Low Cay, High Cay and Sandy Hook. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2022.