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


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 -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

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 on 21/04/2021.