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Isonzo mouth, Cona island and Panzano Gulf


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Little Tern Sternula albifrons LC breeding 1996-2000 20-50 breeding pairs C6

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)
Riserva naturale della Foce dell' Isonzo Riserva naturale regionale/provinciale 3,560 protected area contained by site 0
Foci Isonzo Regional Nature Reserve 2,400 protected area contained by site 2,400
Foce dell'Isonzo - Isola della Cona Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,668 protected area overlaps with site 0
Foce dell'Isonzo - Isola della Cona Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,668 protected area overlaps with site 2,668
Cavana di Monfalcone Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 133 protected area overlaps with site 133
Carso Triestino e Goriziano Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,648 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Aree Carsiche della Venezia Giulia Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 12,189 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
Coastline Tidal rivers & enclosed tidal waters, Sand dunes & beaches, Salt marshes, Sea cliffs and rocky shores, Mud flats & sand flats -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Isonzo mouth, Cona island and Panzano Gulf. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2020.