Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Leuconotopicus borealis NT resident 1998 500 individuals 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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge 18,553 protected area contains site 0
Campbells Crossroads Wildlife Management Area 141 protected area overlaps with site 0
Angelus Tract Wildlife Management Area 22 protected area contained by site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge. Downloaded from on 07/05/2021.