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Location USA, Virginia
Central coordinates 78o 0.08' West  38o 4.12' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 50,931 ha
Altitude 0 - 66m
Year of IBA assessment 2009


Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus breeding  2004  49 males only  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 
Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus non-breeding  2005  1,600 individuals  unknown  A1  Vulnerable 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Lower Rappahannock River. Downloaded from on 23/10/2016

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