Ichetucknee Springs State Park

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2008 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Bachman's Sparrow Peucaea aestivalis NT resident - present A1

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2008).

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Ichetucknee Springs State Park 1,028 protected area contains site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ichetucknee Springs State Park. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/ichetucknee-springs-state-park-iba-usa on 28/02/2024.