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Lake St. Martin Islands


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
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia LC breeding 1986 1,500 nests A4i
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1991 3,400 nests 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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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
unknown -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake St. Martin Islands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.