CA514
South Saskatchewan River (Empress to Lancer Ferry)


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
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a resident 1990 20,000-49,999 individuals A4iii

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)
Wildlife Habitat Protection Wildlife Habitat Protection 1,387,408 protected area overlaps with site 0
Private Conservation Lands Private Conservation Lands 227,874 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Temperate deciduous woods -
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Cliffs, rocky shores & islets (freshwater) -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: South Saskatchewan River (Empress to Lancer Ferry). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/07/2020.