Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus||LC||winter||1996||100 individuals||B3|
|Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus||LC||winter||1987||180 individuals||A4i, B1i, B2, C2|
|A4iii Species group - waterbirds||n/a||winter||-||20,000 individuals||A4iii, C4|
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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|River Barrow and River Nore SAC||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||12,368||protected area overlaps with site||89|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Upper Barrow flood-plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.