The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA occupies 261 acres of land comprised of: bare rock/sand/clay, grassland/herbaceous, and shrubland. The IBA is located in the Alaska Peninsula ecoregion. It is owned and managed as: bureau of land management blm and fws - national wildlife refuge, and has the following primary uses: refuge-wildlife management.

The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA contains 5 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 14 seabird species and an estimated 122,078 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for the following species: Horned Puffin (66,500).

Ornithological Summary

The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA contains 5 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 14 seabird species and an estimated 122,078 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for Horned Puffin (66,500). The largest colony, Koniuji Strait, contains 3 seabird species and an estimated 68,040 birds.

Conservation Issues

The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA is threatened by: aquaculture/fisheries, boats, habitat fragmentation, natural events-other, and water pollution.

Ownership

The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA is owned and managed as: bureau of land management blm and fws - national wildlife refuge.

Habitat

The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA is located in the Alaska Peninsula ecoregion and contains the following habitat types: bare rock/sand/clay, grassland/herbaceous, and shrubland. The meta-colony occupies a total land area of 261 acres with an average elevation of 10.6 m.

Land Use

The Koniuji-Shumagin Islands Colonies IBA is used for: refuge-wildlife management.

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