The Pinnacle Island Colony IBA occupies 73 acres of land comprised of: bare rock/sand/clay, grassland/herbaceous, shrubland, and emergent herbaceous wetlands. The IBA is located in the Bering Sea Islands ecoregion. It is owned and managed as: fws - national wildlife refuge, and has the following primary uses: refuge-wildlife management and wilderness.

The Pinnacle Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 6 seabird species and an estimated 181,540 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for the following species: Black-legged Kittiwake (23,000).

Ornithological Summary

The Pinnacle Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 6 seabird species and an estimated 181,540 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for Black-legged Kittiwake (23,000). The largest colony, Pinnacle Island, contains 6 seabird species and an estimated 181,540 birds.

Ownership

The Pinnacle Island Colony IBA is owned and managed as: fws - national wildlife refuge.

Habitat

The Pinnacle Island Colony IBA is located in the Bering Sea Islands ecoregion and contains the following habitat types: bare rock/sand/clay, grassland/herbaceous, shrubland, and emergent herbaceous wetlands. The meta-colony occupies a total land area of 73 acres with an average elevation of -38.7 m.

Land Use

The Pinnacle Island Colony IBA is used for: refuge-wildlife management and wilderness.

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