Cape San Marco

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
Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara LC resident 1996 common B2
European Shag Gulosus aristotelis LC resident 1996 30-50 breeding pairs C2
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii VU resident 1996 min 100 breeding pairs A1, B2, C1, C6
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata NT resident 1996 common B2
Marmora's Warbler Sylvia sarda LC resident 1996 common B3

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Seu Private Reserve 111 protected area contained by site 111

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
military -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape San Marco. Downloaded from on 20/04/2021.