Delta du Saloum - marine


Country/territory: Senegal

IBA Criteria met: A4, B3a, B3b (2019)
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Area: 281,385 ha

Nature - Communautés - Développement

Site summary
This Marine IBA is identified using seaward extensions of important breeding colonies of Royal Tern, Caspian Tern, Slender-billed Gull and Grey-headed Gull. Boundaries identified based on foraging distances (tracking data).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Delta du Saloum - marine. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2021.