Sand Hills State Forest (South Carolina Forest Commission)

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Leuconotopicus borealis NT resident 2005 60 nests A1

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge 18,553 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sand Hills State Forest (South Carolina Forest Commission). Downloaded from on 18/06/2021.