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Greater Rondeau Area


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
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus LC passage 1996 8,500 individuals A4i
Greater Scaup Aythya marila LC passage 1995 12,500 individuals A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a non-breeding 1995 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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Rondeau Provincial Park (Natural Environment Class) Provincial Park 3,254 protected area contained by site 2,200

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate mixed woods -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Greater Rondeau Area. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/06/2022.