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Location Latvia, Limbazi district
Central coordinates 24o 22.00' East  57o 41.00' North
IBA criteria B1i
Area 4,870 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2000

Latvijas Ornitologijas Biedriba

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula non-breeding  1991-1999  3,045-6,300 individuals  good  B1i  Least Concern 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea   major

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
urban/industrial/transport -
tourism/recreation -
fisheries/aquaculture -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Salacgriva-Vitrupe. Downloaded from on 29/10/2016

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