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Lövsta Bight – Björn Archipelago


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus LC breeding 1996 150-200 breeding pairs B3
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia LC breeding 1996 40-50 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle LC breeding 1996 80-100 breeding pairs B1ii, B2
Razorbill Alca torda NT breeding 1996 40-50 breeding pairs B1ii, C3
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 1996 2-4 breeding pairs B2, 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)
Västerskian Djur- och växtskyddsområde 60 protected area contained by site 86
Stenarna-Klubbarna Djur- och växtskyddsområde 111 protected area contained by site 220
Kapplasse Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 39 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kapplasse Naturreservat 82 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Hållnäskusten Naturreservat 1,449 protected area overlaps with site 180
Hållnäskusten Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,449 protected area overlaps with site 178
Gårdskärskusten Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 445 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Björns skärgård Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,121 protected area contained by site 1,121
Björns skärgård Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,121 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland -
Grassland Dry siliceous grassland -
Sea Open Sea, Sea inlets and coastal features -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
military -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lövsta Bight – Björn Archipelago. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/09/2020.