St George Island Marine


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Fork-tailed Storm-petrel Hydrobates furcatus LC breeding 1974-2009 149,949 individuals A4ii
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis LC breeding 1974-2009 272,692 individuals A4ii
Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris VU non-breeding 1974-2009 13,287 individuals A4i
Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris VU breeding 1974-2009 54,407 individuals A4i
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla VU breeding 1974-2009 35,279 individuals A4i
Horned Puffin Fratercula corniculata LC breeding 1974-2009 9,875 individuals A4ii
Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula LC breeding 1974-2009 10,890 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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge 2,637,840 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: St George Island Marine. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/07/2022.