The site was identified as important in - because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.
|Protected area (PA)||PA designation||PA area (ha)||Relationship of PA with IBA||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)|
|Gil Island State Nature Sanctuary||State Nature Sanctuary||400||protected area overlaps with site||0|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Alat Bay - Baku archipelago. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/alat-bay--baku-archipelago-iba-azerbaijan on 27/09/2023.