Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus||LC||passage||1980||6,000 individuals||A4i|
|A4iii Species group - waterbirds||n/a||passage||1980||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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area||Wildlife Management Area||6,900||protected area overlaps with site||6,900|
|Creston Valley||Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance||6,970||protected area overlaps with site||4,300|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Forest||Temperate coniferous, Temperate deciduous||-|
|Wetlands (inland)||Rivers, Fens, transition mires & springs, Freshwater marshes & swamps, Freshwater lakes & pools||-|
|Artificial/Terrestrial||Urban parks & gardens, Arable land||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||-|
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2022.