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Shallowbanks of Uusikaupunki archipelago


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2015

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca VU passage 2008-2014 3,160-6,200 individuals A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C3

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Uudenkaupungin saaristo/ Uusikaupunki Archipelago Baltic Sea Protected Area (HELCOM) 55,992 protected area contains site 0
Uudenkaupungin saaristo, Sammo Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 18 protected area contained by site 0
Uudenkaupungin saaristo Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 56,992 protected area contains site 0
Uudenkaupungin saaristo Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 56,992 protected area contains site 0
Selkämeren kansallispuisto Kansallispuisto 91,577 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pookinmaa Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 9 protected area contained by site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shallowbanks of Uusikaupunki archipelago. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/08/2020.