The Bird Island Colony IBA occupies 44 acres of land comprised of: bare rock/sand/clay and grassland/herbaceous. The IBA is located in the Alaska Peninsula ecoregion. It is owned and managed as: bureau of land management blm, and has the following primary uses: hunting-other, refuge-wildlife management, and wilderness.

The Bird Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 7 seabird species and an estimated 22,613 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for the following species: Glaucous-winged Gull (7,000).

Ornithological Summary

The Bird Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 7 seabird species and an estimated 22,613 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for Glaucous-winged Gull (7,000). The largest colony, Bird Island, contains 7 seabird species and an estimated 22,613 birds.

Conservation Issues

The Bird Island Colony IBA is threatened by: aquaculture/fisheries, boats, habitat fragmentation, natural events-other, and water pollution.

Ownership

The Bird Island Colony IBA is owned and managed as: bureau of land management blm.

Habitat

The Bird Island Colony IBA is located in the Alaska Peninsula ecoregion and contains the following habitat types: bare rock/sand/clay and grassland/herbaceous. The meta-colony occupies a total land area of 44 acres with an average elevation of 0.3 m.

Land Use

The Bird Island Colony IBA is used for: hunting-other, refuge-wildlife management, and wilderness.

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