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Inishmurray


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
European Shag Gulosus aristotelis LC breeding 2006 279 breeding pairs B3

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Inishmurray SPA Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,010 protected area contained by site 235

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Sea Open Sea -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores, Rock stacks and islets -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
other -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Inishmurray. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/11/2019.