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Aguas de La Gomera - Teno


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
European Storm-petrel Hydrobates pelagicus LC breeding 1987 present C6
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis LC breeding 2007 13,099-66,382 individuals A4ii, B1ii, B2, C2, C6
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis LC breeding 2007 present B2, C6
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii LC breeding 2007 present B2, 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Valle de Gran Rey Parque Rural 1,994 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Teselinde-Cabecera de Vallehermoso Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,341 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Teno Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,016 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Teno Parque Rural 7,993 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Teno Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,120 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Puntallana Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 286 protected area overlaps with site 0
Puntallana Reserva Natural Especial 286 protected area overlaps with site 0
Orone Paisaje Protegido 1,707 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Orone Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,707 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Montaña del Cepo Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,162 protected area overlaps with site 0
Majona Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,976 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Majona Parque Natural 1,976 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Los Órganos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 150 protected area overlaps with site 0
Los Órganos Monumento Natural 152 protected area overlaps with site 0
Los Órganos Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 183 protected area overlaps with site 0
Franja marina Teno-Rasca Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 69,490 protected area overlaps with site 0
Franja marina Santiago-Valle Gran Rey Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 13,139 protected area overlaps with site 0
Espacio marino de La Gomera-Teno Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 209,318 is identical to site 0
Costa de Majona; El Águila y Avalo Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 168 protected area overlaps with site 0
Costa de los Órganos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,161 protected area contained by site 0
Charco del Conde Sitio de Interés Científico 10 protected area overlaps with site 0
Charco del Conde Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Charco de Cieno Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5 protected area overlaps with site 0
Charco de Cieno Sitio de Interés Científico 5 protected area overlaps with site 0
Barranco del Cabrito Monumento Natural 1,160 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Barranco del Cabrito Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,160 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Barranco del Águila Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 164 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Acantilados de Alajeró; La Dama y Valle Gran Rey Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 668 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Acantilados de Alajeró Sitio de Interés Científico 281 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aguas de La Gomera - Teno. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/01/2023.