CA084
Kyuquot Channel Islets


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
Blackish Oystercatcher Haematopus ater LC breeding 1988 125 breeding pairs A4i
Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens LC breeding 1988 2,273 breeding pairs A4i

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)
Rugged Point Marine Park A - Park 349 protected area contained by site 350

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate coniferous -
Shrubland Scrub -
Marine Neritic -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kyuquot Channel Islets. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2022.