Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes||n/a||passage||1994||min 3,000 individuals||B1iv, C5|
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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|L-Inhawi tal-Buskett u tal-Girgenti||Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)||75||protected area contains site||30|
|Buskett Gardens Bird Sanctuary||Bird Sanctuary||30||protected area contains site||30|
|Buskett Gardens||Nature Reserve||30||protected area contains site||30|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland||-|
|Shrubland||Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis||-|
|Artificial/Terrestrial||Perennial crops, orchards and groves||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Buskett and Wied il-Luq. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/01/2020.