Bering Sea Shelf Edge 168W56N

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris VU breeding 1974-2009 3,783 individuals A4i
Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens LC non-breeding 1974-2009 43,080 individuals A4i

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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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bering Sea Shelf Edge 168W56N. Downloaded from on 24/03/2023.