IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Riserva naturale della Sentina Riserva naturale regionale/provinciale 174 protected area overlaps with site 0
Litorale di Porto d'Ascoli (La Sentina) - IT5340022 Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 121 protected area overlaps with site 115
Litorale di Porto d'Ascoli Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 213 protected area overlaps with site 90
Litorale di Porto d'Ascoli Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 213 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing brackish and salt water, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Sea Open Sea -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Ruderal land -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches, Salt marshes -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sentina. Downloaded from on 17/08/2022.