RU3091
Inchoun and Uelen lagoons


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis VU breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
Spectacled Eider Somateria fischeri NT breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
Common Eider Somateria mollissima NT breeding 2004 present A3, A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 20,000 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


Habitats

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Inchoun and Uelen lagoons. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.