Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2015Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Adelie Penguin Pygoscelis adeliae||LC||breeding||2011||43,989 breeding pairs||A4ii|
|A4iii Species group - seabirds||n/a||breeding||2011||43,989 breeding pairs||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)|
|Rookery Islands||Antarctic Special Protection Area||83||protected area contained by site||83|
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rookery Islands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2018.