Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Brown Noddy Anous stolidus||LC||breeding||-||10,000 breeding pairs||A4i|
|Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus||LC||breeding||-||300,000-600,000 breeding pairs||A4i|
|A4iii Species group - waterbirds||n/a||breeding||-||1,000,000-2,499,999 individuals||A4iii|
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)|
|Bird Island||Nature Reserve||0||is identical to site||101|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||-|
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bird Island (Ile aux Vaches). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/08/2019.