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Location Japan, Fukui
Central coordinates 136o 11.00' East  36o 11.00' North
IBA criteria A4i
Area 7,500 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
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons winter  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2010 medium not assessed negligible
unset
Poor - based on little, or potentially unreliable/unrepresentative, data

Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications likely in long term (beyond 4 years) majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Little/none of site covered (<10%)  Unknown  Unknown  negligible 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Echizen - Kaga Kaigan Quasi National Park 9,246 unknown 0  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams  -
Artificial - terrestrial Rice paddies  -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lower Kuzuryugawa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/12/2014

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