Lastovo Archipelago

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 2010 min 3,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Scopoli's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea LC breeding 2010 450-650 breeding pairs C6
Yelkouan Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan VU breeding 2010 250-300 breeding pairs A1, A4ii, B1ii, B3, C1, C2, C6
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii VU breeding 2010 40-45 breeding pairs A1, C1, C6
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 2010 min 3,000 individuals B1iv, C5

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Marine Neritic -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lastovo Archipelago. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.