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Location Spain
Central coordinates 6o 56.01' West  36o 53.50' North
IBA criteria A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2, C3
Area 234,328 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2011


Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus passage  2007  5,346-11,838 individuals  A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2  Critically Endangered 
European Storm-petrel Hydrobates pelagicus passage  2007  5,550-49,663 individuals  A4ii, B1ii, C2  Least Concern 
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus winter  2007  8,364-17,274 individuals  A4ii, B1ii, C3  Least Concern 
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii winter  2007  52-342 individuals  A1, C1  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Golfo de Cádiz. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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