The Outer Islands Marine IBA occupies 326,680 acres of pelagic open water habitat. The IBA is located in the Prince of Wales Shelf and Inside Waters ecoregion within the North American Pacific Fijordland. The centroid of this IBA is 0.0 km from the nearest land.

It Outer Islands Marine IBA is owned and managed as: federal-other, and has the following primary uses: fisheries/aquaculture-other. It is exposed to the following threat types: aquaculture/fisheries, boats, habitat fragmentation, natural events-other, and water pollution

The Outer Islands Marine IBA is an for the following species: Rhinoceros Auklet. It contains an estimated 154,189 Rhinoceros Auklet (breeding).

Ornithological Summary

Outer Islands Marine is an IBA for the following species: Rhinoceros Auklet. It contains an estimated 154,189 Rhinoceros Auklet (breeding). These estimates are based on the analysis of 0 non-breeding surveys and 81 breeding surveys. These surveys were conducted between June 09, 1982 and June 19, 2001.

Conservation Issues

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

Ownership

The Outer Islands Marine IBA is owned and managed as: federal-other.

Habitat

The Outer Islands Marine IBA is characterized by the following habitat types: open water. The IBA is located in the Prince of Wales Shelf and Inside Waters ecoregion with the North American Pacific Fijordland. The average water depth is -94.3 m and ranges from -321.9 m to 0.0 m.

Land Use

The Outer Islands Marine IBA is used for: fisheries/aquaculture-other.

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