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Jersey Shoreline


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
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres LC winter 1996 700 individuals A4i, B1i, C3

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 medium very unfavourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Residential and commercial development commercial and industrial development likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration medium

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Arenaria interpres Ruddy Turnstone 700 270 individuals 39 very unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Unknown Unknown Unknown negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
St Ouen’s Bay Coastal Strip (fields SO 1316, 1317, 1318, 1320 and 1321) North of La Route des Laveurs, St. Ouen. Ecological SSI 4 protected area overlaps with site 0
St Aubin's Fort Ecological SSI 2 protected area contained by site 0
South East Coast of Jersey, Channel Islands Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 3,210 protected area overlaps with site 0
Portelet Ecological SSI 30 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ouaisné Ecological SSI 14 protected area overlaps with site 0
Noirmont Field 685 and 683 Ecological SSI 1 protected area overlaps with site 0
Noirmont Field 684 Ecological SSI 3 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Noirmont Ecological SSI 37 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mont Orgueil Ecological SSI 3 protected area overlaps with site 0
Les Landes de l'Est Ecological SSI 101 protected area overlaps with site 0
Les Blanches Banques Ecological SSI 130 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Mare au Seigneur Coastal Strip 3 Ecological SSI 2 protected area contained by site 0
La Mare au Seigneur Coastal Strip 2 Ecological SSI 2 protected area contained by site 0
La Mare au Seigneur Coastal Strip 1 Ecological SSI 2 protected area contained by site 0
La Mare au Seigneur Ecological SSI 41 protected area overlaps with site 0
Coastal National Park National Park 3,894 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Heathland -
Wetlands (inland) Mud flats and sand flats, Sand dunes and beaches, Shingle or stony beaches -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jersey Shoreline. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/09/2020.