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Entorno marino de las rías Baixas


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
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus CR winter 2005-2006 537-3,623 individuals A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2
European Shag Gulosus aristotelis LC resident 2004 - A4i, B1i, B3
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini LC passage 2006 min 6,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3

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)
Marítimo-Terrestre de las Islas Atlánticas de Galicia Parque Nacional 8,480 protected area overlaps with site 0
Islas Atlanticas Marine Protected Area (OSPAR) 8,400 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illas Estelas Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 725 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illas Estelas Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 725 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illas Cíes Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 990 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illas Cíes Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 990 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illas Cíes Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 990 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illa de Ons Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 924 protected area overlaps with site 0
Illa de Ons Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 924 protected area overlaps with site 0
Espacio marino de las Rías Baixas de Galicia Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 221,865 protected area contained by site 0
Espacio marino de las Rias Baixas de Galicia Marine Protected Area (OSPAR) 221,800 protected area contained by site 0
Costa da Vela Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,419 protected area overlaps with site 0
Costa da Vela Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 1,419 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo Ons-O Grove Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 7,607 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo Ons - O Grove Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 7,607 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo litoral de Corrubedo Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 971 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo litoral de Corrubedo Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 971 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo intermareal Umia-O Grove, A Lanzada, punta Carreirón e lagoa Bodeira Humedal Protegido 2,601 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo intermareal Umia-O Grove A Lanzada, punta Carreirón e lagoa Bodeira Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 2,813 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo intermareal Umia - O Grove; A Lanzada, punta Carreirón e lagoa Bodeira Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,813 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo húmido de Corrubedo Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 9,263 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo húmido de Corrubedo Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,263 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo Dunar de Corrubedo e Lagoas de Carregal e Vixán Parque Natural 996 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complexo das Praias, Duna e lagoa de Corrubedo Humedal Protegido 984 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complejo intermareal Umia-Grove Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 2,561 protected area overlaps with site 0
Complejo de Corrubedo Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 550 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Cabo Udra Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 623 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cabo Udra Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 623 protected area overlaps with site 0
A Ramallosa Zona de Especial Protección de los Valores Naturales 92 protected area overlaps with site 0
A Ramallosa Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 92 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Entorno marino de las rías Baixas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2020.