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Eaux de l'archipel de Mingan


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Eider Somateria mollissima NT winter 1997 60,000 individuals A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1997 50,000-99,999 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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve Of Canada National Park 15,070 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mingan Archipelago National Park of Canada 15,070 protected area overlaps with site 19
Mingan Salmon River - Quebec 4,592 protected area overlaps with site 120
Colonie d'oiseaux sur une île ou une presqu'île du Parc Mingan, Île le Pain de Sucre (196) Habitat faunique : Colonie d'oiseaux sur une île ou une presqu'île 5 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques du Nord-Est de l'Île Moutange Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 86 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Petite Romaine (anc. Île Moniac) Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 395 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Batture Pte du Cure Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 752 protected area is adjacent to site 13
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la batture Mingan Ouest Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 301 protected area overlaps with site 160
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Batture Est de la Rivière Romaine Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 1,297 protected area overlaps with site 410
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Batture de la rivière Romaine Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 762 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la batture de la Rivière Mingan Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 591 protected area overlaps with site 360
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la Batture de l'Île à Gazon Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 652 protected area overlaps with site 350
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de l'Île du Havre de Mingan (nord) Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 141 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de l'Anse à Nadeau Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 555 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea Open sea -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
fisheries/aquaculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Eaux de l'archipel de Mingan. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.