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Location USA, Alaska
Central coordinates 168o 55.00' West  65o 45.00' North
IBA criteria A4i, A4ii
Area 17,638 ha
Altitude 0 - 300m
Year of IBA assessment 2009


Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla breeding  1992  67,164 unknown  poor  A4i  Least Concern 
Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula breeding  1992  205,000 unknown  poor  A4ii  Least Concern 
Crested Auklet Aethia cristatella breeding  1992  229,000 unknown  poor  A4ii  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - seabirds breeding  unknown     

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Little Diomede Island and Fairway Rock. Downloaded from on 16/04/2014

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