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Location USA, Alaska
Central coordinates 162o 38.00' West  55o 16.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 240,100 ha
Altitude 0 - 20m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Audubon



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri passage  2001  75,000 unknown  poor    Vulnerable 
Emperor Goose Chen canagica passage  2001  10,000 unknown  poor  A1, A4i  Near Threatened 
Brent Goose Branta bernicla passage  2001  150,000 unknown  medium  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds passage  unknown     

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Izembek and Moffet Lagoons. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2014

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