Rowe Sanctuary

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis LC passage 2004 70,000 individuals A4i
Whooping Crane Grus americana EN passage 2004 2 individuals A1

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
WRP_Buffalo, NE (31019) Environmental System 95 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nebraska Audubon Society National Conservation Area 45 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rowe Sanctuary. Downloaded from on 19/09/2020.