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Latvia

Number of marine IBAs

 

9

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

434483

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

90%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

13%

Slovenia

Number of marine IBAs

 

4

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

1364

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

67%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

Sweden

Number of marine IBAs

 

26

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

282196

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

33%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

2%

Portugal

Number of marine IBAs

 

59

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

408344

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

25%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

<1%

Poland

Number of marine IBAs

 

11

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

762582

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

89%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

22%

Spain

Number of marine IBAs

 

89

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

5241478

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

90%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

5%

Netherlands

Number of marine IBAs

 

19

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

843773

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

77%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

14%

malta

Number of marine IBAs

 

6

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

351

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

<1%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

<1%

Lithuania

Number of marine IBAs

 

4

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

68650

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

49%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

12%

Italy

Number of marine IBAs

 

45

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

668391

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

54%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

<1%

Ireland

Number of marine IBAs

 

35

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

82688

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

50%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

<1%

Germany

Number of marine IBAs

 

16

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

1789076

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

88%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

35%

France

Number of marine IBAs

 

49

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

2111684

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

38%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

10%

Finland

Number of marine IBAs

 

29

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

400804

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

56%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

8%

Greece

Number of marine IBAs

 

64

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

382198

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

22%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

<1%

Estonia

Number of marine IBAs

 

21

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

585357

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

72%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

18%

Denmark

Number of marine IBAs

 

35

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

1094603

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

34%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

11%

Romania

Number of marine IBAs

 

2

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

654261

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

99%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

5%

Belgium

Number of marine IBAs

 

3

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

9025

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

95%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

9%

Bulgaria

Number of marine IBAs

 

11

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

261763

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

98%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

1%

Croatia

Number of marine IBAs

 

1

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

28578

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

100%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

1%

Cyprus

Number of marine IBAs

 

1

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

0

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

0%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

<1%

UK

Number of marine IBAs

 

116

Total area of overlap mIBA/SPA (ha)

 

359819

Percentage overlap mIBA/SPA

 

64%

Percentage of Marine Area (Territorial Sea & Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ) protected by SPA

 

1%

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Progress assessment: based on level of overlap between *mIBAs & *SPAs (higher overlap is better); the designation of colony, coastal, & offshore areas; & the % of marine area SPAs.

*Marine Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas (mIBAs) are identified by BirdLife & its partnership for their importance to seabirds. They include colonies, coastal & pelagic sites. mIBAs are determined using rigorous science & scientific criteria, *Special Protection Areas for Birds (SPAs) are protected sites for birds under the EU Birds Directive.

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