Bonden Island

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle LC breeding 1996 350-500 breeding pairs B1ii, B2
Razorbill Alca torda LC breeding 1996 2,000-4,000 breeding pairs B1ii, B3, C3
Common Murre Uria aalge LC breeding 1996 200-1,000 breeding pairs B1ii, C3

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Örefjärden-Snöanskärgården Naturreservat 47,549 protected area contains site 0
Bonden Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 396 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bonden Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 396 protected area overlaps with site 396
Bonden Nature Reserve 396 is identical to site 396


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea Open Sea, Sea inlets and coastal features -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bonden Island. Downloaded from on 15/08/2022.