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Location Italy, Sardegna
Central coordinates 8o 49.00' East  38o 50.00' North
IBA criteria A1, C1, C6
Area 1,130 ha
Altitude 0 - 230m
Year of IBA assessment 2002

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli



Site description A rocky coastal area in the south-west corner of Sardinia, between Pula and Capo Teulada, including many small rocky islets and some small wetlands.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii resident  1994-2001  120 breeding pairs  A1, C1, C6  Near Threatened 
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii winter  1994-2001  15-110 individuals  A1, C1  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Isola Rossa e Capo Teulada - ITB040024 Habitats Directive 3,715 protected area overlaps with site 190  
Porto Campana - ITB042230 Habitats Directive 203 protected area overlaps with site 25  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis  -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams; Standing brackish and salt water  -
Sea Open Sea; Sea inlets and coastal features  -
Coastline Mud flats & sand flats; Rock stacks and islets; Salt marshes; Sand dunes & beaches; Sea cliffs and rocky shores; Shingle & stony beaches  -
Artificial - terrestrial Forestry plantations; Perennial crops, orchards and groves  -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
military -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Features of the coast between Cape Teulada and Cape Pula. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/08/2014

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