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Saskatchewan River Delta


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a non-breeding 1995 100,000-499,999 individuals 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tom Lamb Wildlife Management Area 217,960 protected area overlaps with site 200,000
Saskeram Wildlife Management Area 96,648 protected area overlaps with site 87,000
Red Rock Ecological Reserve Ecological Reserve 502 protected area contained by site 450
Pasquia Community Pasture 2,014 protected area contained by site 2,000
Pasquia Regional Park 100 protected area contained by site 2,000
Cormorant Protective Forest 79,412 protected area overlaps with site 12,000
Clearwater Lake Provincial Park Provincial Park 12,085 protected area contained by site 58,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate mixed woods -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers, Freshwater marshes/swamps -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
rangeland/pastureland -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Saskatchewan River Delta. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.