The Tuxedni Island Colony IBA occupies 53 acres of land comprised of: bare rock/sand/clay, deciduous forest, evergreen forest, mixed forest, and shrubland. The IBA is located in the Alaska Range ecoregion. It is owned and managed as: fws - national wildlife refuge, and has the following primary uses: refuge-wildlife management and wilderness.

The Tuxedni Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 3 seabird species and an estimated 36,000 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for the following species: Black-legged Kittiwake (28,000).

Ornithological Summary

The Tuxedni Island Colony IBA contains 1 seabird colonies. Collectively, these colonies contain 3 seabird species and an estimated 36,000 birds. The meta-colony is an IBA for Black-legged Kittiwake (28,000). The largest colony, Chisik & Duck Is., contains 3 seabird species and an estimated 36,000 birds.

Conservation Issues

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

Ownership

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

Habitat

The Tuxedni Island Colony IBA is located in the Alaska Range ecoregion and contains the following habitat types: bare rock/sand/clay, deciduous forest, evergreen forest, mixed forest, and shrubland. The meta-colony occupies a total land area of 53 acres with an average elevation of 90.3 m.

Land Use

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

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