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Location USA, Louisiana
Central coordinates 88o 56.04' West  29o 46.86' North
IBA criteria A4i
Area 145,444 ha
Altitude 0 - 2m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Audubon



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Royal Tern Sterna maxima breeding  2006  1,900 individuals  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis breeding  2006  3,700 individuals  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove  -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Chandeleur Islands (Breton National Wildlife Refuge). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2014

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