|Central coordinates||65o 40.00' West 65o 50.00' South|
|Year of IBA assessment||2011|
Site description A small uncharted islet is located ~700 m south of Bates Island, Biscoe Islands, ~20 km off the Graham Coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. The IBA is defined as a circular area of 500 ha centered on the approximate position of this islet. The site is 12 km southwest from Ant006 Island north of Dodman Island.
Information on the environment of this site is not available. The nearest scientific station is Vernadsky (Uruguay), 97 km to the northeast.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Phalacrocorax atriceps||breeding||1986||150 breeding pairs||-||A4i||Not Recognised|
Other biodiversity None known.
Protection status None
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Islet south of Bates Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/10/2014
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