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Location USA, Utah
Central coordinates 112o 4.98' West  41o 0.00' North
IBA criteria A4i
Area 49,184 ha
Altitude 1,280 - 1,285m
Year of IBA assessment 2009


Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi breeding  1998  7,256 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Himantopus mexicanus passage  2000  47,596 individuals  medium  A4i  Not Recognised 
American Avocet Recurvirostra americana passage  2000  81,927 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
Wilson's Phalarope Steganopus tricolor passage  1999  108,629 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
California Gull Larus californicus breeding  1998  19,920 individuals  medium  A4i  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Farmington Bay UT04. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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