Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis||LC||breeding||1991||10,000 nests||A4i|
|A4iii Species group - waterbirds||n/a||breeding||1991||10,000-19,999 nests||A4iii|
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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Hecla/Grindstone Provincial Park||Provincial Park||42,235||protected area overlaps with site||360|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Freshwater lakes and pools||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||-|
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Riverton Sandy Bar. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/07/2020.