Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population at site||IBA criteria triggered|
|Brent Goose Branta bernicla||LC||passage||1985||5,200 individuals||A4i|
|Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus||LC||passage||1983||2,100 individuals||A4i|
Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.
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|Protected area (PA)||PA designation||PA area (ha)||Relationship of PA with IBA||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)|
|Tow Hill Ecological Reserve||Ecological Reserve||519||protected area overlaps with site||59|
|Rose Spit Ecological Reserve||Ecological Reserve||202||protected area overlaps with site||190|
|Naikoon Park||A - Park||69,013||protected area overlaps with site||990|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: McIntyre Beach and Rose Spit. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/11107 on 30/05/2023.