Glacier National Park


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
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi NT - - present 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 457,614 protected area contains site 0
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 457,614 protected area contains site 0
Waterton Glacier International Peace UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 410,056 protected area contains site 0
Glacier National Park 408,768 is identical to site 0
Flathead, Montana National Wild and Scenic River 8,959 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dalimata, John Open Space - Other 273 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Glacier National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/10/2021.