NO039
Smøla archipelago


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2014

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator LC winter 2004-2013 3,700 individuals B1i
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus VU winter 2004-2013 50-100 individuals B1i, B2
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 2014 50 breeding pairs B2

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)
Sør-Smøla Landskapsvernområde 2,207 protected area contained by site 0
Sortna Naturreservat 14 protected area contained by site 0
Skalmen Naturreservat 5 protected area contained by site 0
Sjøvågen Naturreservat 34 protected area contained by site 0
Remman Naturreservat 7 protected area contained by site 0
Midt-Smøla Naturreservat 4,033 protected area contained by site 0
Kyrhaugvatna Naturreservat 23 protected area contained by site 0
Hopavassdraget Naturreservat 1,093 protected area contained by site 0
Haverøya Landskapsvernområde 79 protected area contained by site 0
Fløtjønna Naturreservat 20 protected area contained by site 0
Aunvågen Naturreservat 224 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Heathland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
Coastline Rock stacks and islets -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Smøla archipelago. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2020.