Gareloi Island Marine

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula LC breeding 1974-2009 15,419 individuals A4ii
Least Auklet Aethia pusilla LC breeding 1974-2009 564,022 individuals A4ii
Whiskered Auklet Aethia pygmaea LC breeding 1974-2009 10,505 individuals A4ii
Crested Auklet Aethia cristatella LC breeding 1974-2009 215,214 individuals A4ii

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)
Aleutian Islands Wilderness 533,102 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge 2,637,840 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gareloi Island Marine. Downloaded from on 05/10/2022.