Skidegate Inlet

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba LC breeding 1990 2,630 individuals A4ii

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate coniferous forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Intertidal mud, sand or salt flats -
Sea Open sea -
Coastline Cliffs, rocky shores, islets, freshwater -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Skidegate Inlet. Downloaded from on 28/06/2022.