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Location Antarctica
Central coordinates 58o 39.00' West  62o 15.00' South
IBA criteria A4ii, A4iii
Area 245 ha
Altitude 0 - 250m
Year of IBA assessment 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
South Polar Skua Catharacta maccormicki breeding  2002  63 breeding pairs  A4ii  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - seabirds A4iii   

Protection status ASPA No.132

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Potter Peninsula, King George Island. Downloaded from on 23/08/2014

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