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Location Spain
Central coordinates 1o 27.77' East  38o 44.44' North
IBA criteria A1, A4ii, B1i, B1ii, B2, C1, C2, C6
Area 63,612 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 non-breeding  2007  102-933 individuals  A1, A4ii, B1ii, B2, C1, C2, C6  Critically Endangered 
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis non-breeding  2007  188-1,349 individuals  B1i, C2  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Ibiza, biodiversity and culture World Heritage Site 11,231 protected area contained by site 8,913  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Aguas de Formentera y sur de Ibiza. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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