Northern part of Péninsule Loranchet

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Southern Pintail Anas eatoni VU resident 1989 present A2
Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus VU breeding 1989 250,000 breeding pairs A1, A4ii
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris LC breeding 1989 400 breeding pairs A1
Kerguelen Tern Sterna virgata NT breeding - present A1

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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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Northern part of Péninsule Loranchet. Downloaded from on 21/01/2020.