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Location Spain
Central coordinates 0o 18.60' East  38o 42.43' North
IBA criteria A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2
Area 268,276 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 winter  2007  281-1,378 individuals  A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2  Critically Endangered 
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus non-breeding  2007  585-3,549 individuals  A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2  Critically Endangered 
European Storm-petrel Hydrobates pelagicus non-breeding  2007  1,222-2,885 individuals  B1ii, C2  Least Concern 
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii non-breeding  2007  115-542 individuals  A1, C1  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Plataforma-talud Marinos del Cabo de la Nao. Downloaded from on 29/11/2015

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