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Lake Newell and Kitsim Reservoir


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: -

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Kinbrook Island Provincial Park Provincial Park 540 protected area contained by site 370

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate deciduous woods -
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater marshes/swamps, Freshwater lakes and pools -
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban parks and gardens, Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
rangeland/pastureland -
tourism/recreation -
water management -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Newell and Kitsim Reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/04/2021.