Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

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
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Leuconotopicus borealis NT - - present A1
Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus VU - - 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)
Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge 19,510 is identical to site 0
Noxubee Propo Proposed Wilderness 473 protected area overlaps with site 0
John W. National Conservation Area 3,407 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge. Downloaded from on 16/08/2022.