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Tidal flat area of Yeongjong-do island


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black-faced Spoonbill Platalea minor EN winter 2004 present A1
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes VU breeding 2004 present A1
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola LC winter 2004 present A4i
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata NT unknown 2004 present A4i
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis EN passage 2004 present A4i
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica NT passage 2004 present A4i
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris EN passage 2004 present A4i
Dunlin Calidris alpina LC passage 2004 present A4i
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus LC passage 2004 present A4i
Saunders's Gull Saundersilarus saundersi VU breeding 2004 present A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 20,000 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.

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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tidal flat area of Yeongjong-do island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2022.