The Goodnews Bay Colony IBA occupies 61 acres of land comprised of: bare rock/sand/clay and shrubland. The IBA is located in the Ahklun Mountains ecoregion. It is owned and managed as: non-profit-other, and has the following primary uses: hunting-other.

The Goodnews Bay Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 2 seabird species and an estimated 350 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for the following species: Aleutian Tern (300). The following species are on the Audubon Alaska WatchList: Aleutian Tern.

Ornithological Summary

The Goodnews Bay Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 2 seabird species and an estimated 350 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for Aleutian Tern (300). The largest colony, Goodnews Bay, contains 2 seabird species and an estimated 350 birds. The following species are on the Audubon Alaska WatchList: Aleutian Tern.

Conservation Issues

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

Ownership

The Goodnews Bay Colony IBA is owned and managed as: non-profit-other.

Habitat

The Goodnews Bay Colony IBA is located in the Ahklun Mountains ecoregion and contains the following habitat types: bare rock/sand/clay and shrubland. The meta-colony occupies a total land area of 61 acres with an average elevation of 0.5 m.

Land Use

The Goodnews Bay Colony IBA is used for: hunting-other.

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