Important Bird Areas

King Island Colony

Alaska

The King Island Colony IBA occupies 104 acres of land comprised of: shrubland. The IBA is located in the Bering Sea Islands ecoregion. It is owned and managed as: for profit-other, and has the following primary uses: hunting-other and refuge-wildlife management.

The King Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 11 seabird species and an estimated 245,910 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for the following species: Parakeet Auklet (42,000).

Ornithological Summary

The King Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 11 seabird species and an estimated 245,910 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for Parakeet Auklet (42,000). The largest colony, King Island, contains 11 seabird species and an estimated 245,910 birds.

Ownership

The King Island Colony IBA is owned and managed as: for profit-other.

Habitat

The King Island Colony IBA is located in the Bering Sea Islands ecoregion and contains the following habitat types: shrubland. The meta-colony occupies a total land area of 104 acres with an average elevation of 0.8 m.

Land Use

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

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