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Location Canada, Alberta
Central coordinates 111o 56.44' West  51o 58.86' North
IBA criteria A4iii
Area 28,000 ha
Altitude 0
Year of IBA assessment 2008

Bird Studies Canada/Nature Canada

Site description A site summary has not yet been written for this site.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii passage  1989  2,000 individuals    Least Concern 
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus passage  1989  2,000 individuals    Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  unknown individuals  unknown  A4iii   


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland  20%
Wetlands (inland) Saline/alkaline lakes  70%
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land  -
Other   -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture minor
hunting minor
rangeland/pastureland major

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sullivan Lake. Downloaded from on 19/04/2014

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