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Location Japan, Hokkaido
Central coordinates 143o 31.00' East  44o 15.00' North
IBA criteria A4i
Area 1,516 ha
Altitude 0 - 5m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Wild Bird Society of Japan



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Northern Pintail Anas acuta 2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope 2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis 2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Komuke Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area 1,516 is identical to site 1,516  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Coastal lagoons  -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Komukeko and Lake Shibunotsunaiko. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/07/2014

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