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Location USA, Florida
Central coordinates 80o 38.04' West  26o 0.66' North
IBA criteria A4i
Area 445,393 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2009


Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
White Ibis Eudocimus albus breeding  2000  7,070 nests  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Everglades Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar) 610,497 protected area contains site 445,393  
Everglades National Park World Heritage Site 592,920 protected area contains site 445,393  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Northern Everglades. Downloaded from on 21/10/2014

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