Great Salt Marsh


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
Piping Plover Charadrius melodus 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.

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)
Woodbury Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 11 protected area contained by site 0
Wingaersheek Uplands Local Land Trust Preserve 17 protected area overlaps with site 0
Wilson Woodland Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area overlaps with site 0
Wilson Saltmarsh Private Conservation 7 protected area contained by site 0
Whitemore Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 38 protected area overlaps with site 0
Two Penny Local Land Trust Preserve 3 protected area overlaps with site 0
Town of Ipswich Conservation Commission Municipal Conservation Area 0 protected area contained by site 0
Town Landing Municipal Conservation Area 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tommys Island Local Land Trust Preserve 12 protected area contained by site 0
Tide Meadows Local Land Trust Preserve 3 protected area contained by site 0
Surpitski Woodlot Private Conservation 1 protected area contained by site 0
Stitt Pond Private Conservation 5 protected area contained by site 0
Stavros/Whites Hill Private Conservation 9 protected area overlaps with site 0
Stavros Private Conservation 27 protected area overlaps with site 0
Stackyard Local Land Trust Preserve 12 protected area contained by site 0
Soginese Creek CR Environmental System 52 protected area overlaps with site 0
Smith Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 14 protected area contained by site 0
Shad Creek Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area contained by site 0
Sawyers Island Local Land Trust Preserve 3 protected area contained by site 0
Sandy Point State Reservation 28 protected area overlaps with site 0
Sally Weatherall Local Land Trust Preserve 19 protected area contained by site 0
Salisbury Marshes Private Conservation Land 10 protected area contained by site 0
Rowley Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 45 protected area contained by site 0
Rough Meadows Private Conservation 53 protected area contained by site 0
Richard T Crane Jr Memorial Local Land Trust Preserve 619 protected area contained by site 0
Rawls Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 0 protected area contained by site 0
Ram Island State Bird Sanctuary 11 protected area overlaps with site 0
Plumbush Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 1 protected area contained by site 0
Pine Island Sugarloaf Local Land Trust Preserve 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pine Island Road Local Land Trust Preserve 7 protected area contained by site 0
Phillips Bluff Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area contained by site 0
Perley Cr Environmental System 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Perkins Saltmarsh Private Conservation 0 protected area contained by site 0
Parker River Proposed Wilderness 907 protected area contained by site 0
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge 2,587 protected area contained by site 0
Old Town Hill Local Land Trust Preserve 219 protected area overlaps with site 0
Oak Island CR Environmental System 2 protected area contained by site 0
Oak Island Local Land Trust Preserve 3 protected area contained by site 0
North Shore Salt Marsh State Wildlife Management Area 3 protected area contained by site 0
Newbury Perennial Gardens 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nabby's Point Road CR Environmental System 1 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Murray Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 1 protected area contained by site 0
Mill River Local Land Trust Preserve 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
McKiernan Memorial Local Land Trust Preserve 13 protected area contained by site 0
Marsh Hundreds Local Land Trust Preserve 9 protected area contained by site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 70 protected area overlaps with site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 671 protected area overlaps with site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 45 protected area overlaps with site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 202 protected area overlaps with site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 5 protected area contained by site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 10 protected area contained by site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 95 protected area overlaps with site 0
Local Land Trust Preserve Local Land Trust Preserve 1 protected area overlaps with site 0
Laws Point Local Land Trust Preserve 7 protected area contained by site 0
Knights Common Local Land Trust Preserve 13 protected area contained by site 0
J Lee Potter Meadow Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area contained by site 0
Ingrams Saltmarsh Local Land Trust Preserve 5 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hundreds Marsh CR Environmental System 23 protected area contained by site 0
Hubbard CR Environmental System 9 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hoopes Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 9 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hog Island Local Land Trust Preserve 1 protected area contained by site 0
Heartbreak Hill Local Land Trust Preserve 2 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hayden Saltmarsh Private Conservation 10 protected area contained by site 0
Hatch CR Environmental System 19 protected area contained by site 0
Haskell-Hart Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area contained by site 0
Greenwood Farm Local Land Trust Preserve 86 protected area overlaps with site 0
Great Ledge Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area overlaps with site 0
Graf Local Land Trust Preserve 120 protected area contained by site 0
Goodale Orchard Environmental System 43 protected area contained by site 0
Goodale Memorial Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area contained by site 0
Giovino Local Land Trust Preserve 1 protected area contained by site 0
Eastern Avenue Local Land Trust Preserve 3 protected area contained by site 0
Eagle Island State Natural Area 2 protected area contained by site 0
Curlew Cove CR Environmental System 28 protected area overlaps with site 0
Crane Local Land Trust Preserve 270 protected area contained by site 0
Cox Local Land Trust Preserve 11 protected area overlaps with site 0
Conservation Land Conservation Land 1 protected area contained by site 0
Collens Saltmarsh Local Land Trust Preserve 1 protected area overlaps with site 0
Clubhead Creek Private Conservation 4 protected area contained by site 0
Clapp CR Environmental System 4 protected area contained by site 0
Chandlers Far Division Local Land Trust Preserve 9 protected area contained by site 0
Carr Island State Bird Sanctuary 28 protected area contained by site 0
Bewer Local Land Trust Preserve 9 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bean Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 15 protected area contained by site 0
Batchelders Local Land Trust Preserve 3 protected area contained by site 0
Barnes Island Local Land Trust Preserve 4 protected area contained by site 0
Amelia Little Salt Marsh Local Land Trust Preserve 13 protected area contained by site 0
Adams Local Land Trust Preserve 7 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Great Salt Marsh. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/07/2020.