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Shigawake-Newport


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
Arctic Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus LC breeding 1989 1,431 breeding pairs A4i

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Port-Daniel Salmon River - Quebec 314 protected area overlaps with site 6
Petite Rivière Port-Daniel Salmon River - Quebec 310 protected area overlaps with site 8
Colonie d'oiseaux sur une île ou une presqu'île Les Îlots (anc. s Mahy) Habitat faunique : Colonie d'oiseaux sur une île ou une presqu'île 2 protected area contained by site 9
Anse a Fullum Wildlife Habitat, Waterfowl Gathering Area 23 protected area contained by site 23
Anse à Fullum Faunal Habitat 21 protected area contained by site 21
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques Les Îlots 19-05-07 Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 153 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques du Marais de la Baie de Port-Daniel Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 27 protected area contained by site 37
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques du Cap-Rouge 19-05-09 Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 646 protected area contained by site 670
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de Newport 19-05-06 Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 515 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de la rivière Port-Daniel 19-06-03 Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 128 protected area contained by site 0
Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques de l'Anse à Fullum Habitat faunique : Aire de concentration d'oiseaux aquatiques 451 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate coniferous forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Salt/brackish marshes, Estuarine waters, Sand dunes and beaches -
Sea Open sea -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban parks and gardens, Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shigawake-Newport. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022.