CA458
Battures aux Loups Marins


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla NT passage 1989 30,600 individuals A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown - 20,000-49,999 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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Héronnière de la Battures aux Loups Marins 3, L'Islet Habitat faunique : Héronnière 9 protected area contained by site 0
Héronnière Battures aux Loups Marins 1, l'Islet Habitat faunique : Héronnière 22 protected area contained by site 0
Battures aux Loups Marins (Petite-Rivière-Saint-François) Faunal Habitat 14 protected area contained by site 14
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques Batture aux Loups Marins Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 643 protected area contained by site 740

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland -
Sea Sea inlets -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Battures aux Loups Marins. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2022.