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Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin's eastern coastline


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Bridled Quail-dove Geotrygon mystacea LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Antillean Crested Hummingbird Orthorhyncus cristatus LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Guadeloupe Woodpecker Melanerpes herminieri LC resident 2007 770 breeding pairs A1, A2
Caribbean Elaenia Elaenia martinica LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Pewee Contopus latirostris LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Pearly-eyed Thrasher Margarops fuscatus LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Brown Trembler Cinclocerthia ruficauda LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Forest Thrush Turdus lherminieri NT resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Plumbeous Warbler Setophaga plumbea LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Saltator Saltator albicollis LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Bullfinch Loxigilla noctis LC resident 2006 unknown A2

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
RIVIERE SALEE - GOLCONDE Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 1,005 protected area is adjacent to site 0
PERRIN - GRESSIER - BABIN Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 474 protected area overlaps with site 0
Marais de Port-Louis Littoral Conservation Area 156 protected area contained by site 156
MANGROVE DE VIEUX BOURG A PETIT CANAL Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 1,281 protected area overlaps with site 0
MANGROVE DE PETIT CANAL A PORT LOUIS Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 452 protected area overlaps with site 0
Guadeloupe [aire d'adhésion] Parc national, aire d'adhésion 212,463 protected area contains site 0
Guadeloupe Parc national, zone cœur 22,062 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Guadeloupe Specially Protected Area (Cartagena Convention) 246,430 protected area contains site 0
Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin de la Guadeloupe Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 29,500 protected area overlaps with site 2,785
Grand Cul de Sac Marin National Nature Reserve 3,706 protected area overlaps with site 0
Etangs des Salines Specially Protected Area (Cartagena Convention) 9,800 protected area overlaps with site 0
Archipel de la Guadeloupe UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 69,707 protected area contains site 2,785
Agoa Specially Protected Area (Cartagena Convention) 14,325,635 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin's eastern coastline. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2022.