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Location Japan, Hokkaido
Central coordinates 144o 10.00' East  44o 3.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 16,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 10m
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
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes passage  2004  present  A4i  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Notoroko Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area 5,934 unknown 0  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Coastal lagoons; Freshwater lakes and pools  -
Forest   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Notoroko and Lake Abashiriko. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2014

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