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Coastal Area 17601 Tomamae coast

Basic Information A separate window opensReferences

Relevant municipalities Haboro, Tomamae, Hokkaido Prefecture
Area (km2) 87

Reason(s) for selection A separate window opensCriteria

Selected due to high levels for the criteria 2, and selected by MARXAN software.

Characteristics A separate window opensReferences

These are the waters in the vicinity of the Hokkaido towns of Haboro and Tomamae. They include breeding grounds and spawning grounds of multiple species of birds and fish.

Environment / Habitat infromation A separate window opensData source

Tidal mud flats (km2)
Moba (seaweed bed) (km2) 1.1
Coral reef coverage (km2)
Natural coast (km) 11.3
Rate of natural coast (%) 45.5
Sand bank / submerged sand bank
Other habitats

Species information (*) A separate window opensData source

Criteria 1
Riparia riparia (Sand Martin)
Criteria 2
Monticola solitarius (Blue Rock-thrush)[Br/Ne]
Cerorhinca monocerata (Rhinoceros Auklet)
Cerorhinca monocerata (Rhinoceros Auklet)[Br/Ne]
Phalacrocorax capillatus (Japanese Cormorant)
Phalacrocorax capillatus (Japanese Cormorant)[Br/Ne]
Larus crassirostris (Black-tailed Gull)
Larus crassirostris (Black-tailed Gull)[Br/Ne]
Larus schistisagus (Slaty-backed Gull)
Larus schistisagus (Slaty-backed Gull)[Br/Ne]
Charadrius dubius (Little Ringed Plover)[Br/Ne]
Riparia riparia (Sand Martin)[Br/Ne]
Ammodytes personatus (Japanese sand lance)[Sp]
Sebastes schlegelii (Korean rockfish)[Sp]
Clupea pallasii (Pacific herring)[Sp]
Criteria 3
Uria aalge (Common Murre)
Synthliboramphus antiquus (Ancient Murrelet)
Cepphus carbo (Spectacled Guillemot)
Criteria 4
Cerorhinca monocerata (Rhinoceros Auklet)
Uria aalge (Common Murre)

* This is the species list of which meet the criteria. In that matter, this list does not include all species that inhabit the individual area.
Abbreviation in the information is as follows.
[Br/Ne] : Adjacent water of breeding area or nesting site
[Sp] : spawning area
[Ad] : species not used for analysis but add to the list because inhabit information was collected later
[Ex] : species used for analysis but considered to be possibly extinct in the EBSA region (area)
No mark : data of species distribution


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