GL052
South coast of Germania Land, and Slaedelandet


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC non-breeding 1989 350 individuals B1i
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC breeding 1989 common A3
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis VU breeding 1989 common A3
Red Knot Calidris canutus NT breeding 1989 common A3
Sanderling Calidris alba LC breeding 1989 common A3
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius LC breeding 1989 common A3
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus LC breeding 1989 common A3
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus VU breeding 1989 uncommon A3, B2
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3

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)
North-East Greenland UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 97,200,000 protected area contains site 0
Nationalparken i Nord- og Østgrønland National Park 97,200,000 protected area contains site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Tundra -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches, Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: South coast of Germania Land, and Slaedelandet. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.