Mangue Seco

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii LC non-breeding 1995-2004 1,000-2,499 individuals A4i
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC non-breeding 1995-2004 2,500-9,999 individuals 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)
Área De Proteção Ambiental Plataforma Continental Do Litoral Norte Área de Proteção Ambiental 352,767 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mangue Seco. Downloaded from on 28/01/2022.