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    A first assessment of marine Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas for penguins in Subarea 48.1 (Antarctic Peninsula, and South Shetland Islands) and Subarea 48.2 (South Orkney Islands)

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    Número de documento:
    WG-EMM-16/20
    Autor(es):
    K. Lorenz, C. Harris, B. Lascelles, M. Dias and P. Trathan
    Presentado por:
    Dr Chris Darby (Reino Unido)
    Aprobado por:
    Dr Chris Darby (Reino Unido)
    Resumen
    • First attempt to systematically identify marine IBAs in the Antarctic

    • Assessed all available penguin tracking data for Subarea 48.1 (Antarctic Peninsula, and South Shetland Islands) and Subarea 48.2 (South Orkney Islands)

    • Developed new protocols for determining candidate IBAs based on penguin tracking data

    • Identified 6 candidate marine Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)

    • Outlines future work for developing a more complete IBA network