Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle||LC||breeding||1999||96 individuals||B2|
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)|
|Inishmore SPA||Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)||1,878||protected area overlaps with site||0|
|Inishmore Island SAC||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||14,660||protected area overlaps with site||2,502|
|Inishmaan Island SAC||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||793||protected area overlaps with site||1,460|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Grassland||Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Machair||-|
|Coastline||Shingle & stony beaches, Sand dunes & beaches||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aran Islands (parts). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2022.