Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
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)|
|The Gearagh SPA||Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)||323||protected area overlaps with site||104|
|The Gearagh SAC||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||558||protected area overlaps with site||163|
|The Gearagh||Nature Reserve||300||protected area contained by site||300|
|Lee Reservoir||Wildfowl Sanctuary||0||unknown||0|
|Gearagh, The||Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance||307||protected area contained by site||307|
|Gearagh||Biogenetic Reserves||307||protected area contained by site||300|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Alluvial and very wet forest||-|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: The Gearagh and the Iniscarra reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.