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Bird Island (SGSSI (IGSISS))

Macronectes giganteus (Southern Giant Petrel) (profile)

Island Group South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur)
Jurisdiction Disputed
Position 54° 00' 22" S      38° 02' 27" W
Breeding Area 50,000 hectares
Current Population 521 in 1996
Count method: nesting pairs
Latest Trend unknown
Associated Taxa Diomedea exulans (profile)       site details
Macronectes halli (profile)       site details
Phoebetria palpebrata (profile)       site details
Procellaria aequinoctialis (profile)       site details
Thalassarche melanophris (profile)       site details
Thalassarche chrysostoma (profile)       site details

Other breeding sites for Macronectes giganteus (Southern Giant Petrel)

Jurisdiction Island Group Breeding site name Distance
(km)
Bearing
(deg)
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Channel Island (Armstrong Reef), Channel Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Entrance Island (Armstrong Reef), Entrance Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Gull Island (Armstrong Reef), Gull Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Line Island (Armstrong Reef), Line Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Lulu Island (Armstrong Reef), Lulu Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Mica Island (Armstrong Reef), Mica Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Olive Island (Armstrong Reef), Olive Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Passage Island (Armstrong Reef), Passage Island 2,026 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Rabot Island 2,013 218
Antarctic Biscoe Islands Skua Island (Armstrong Reef), Skua Island (Biscoe) 2,026 218
Norway Bouvet Island Bouvet Island, Nyroysa 2,655 108
France Crozet Ile aux Cochons 5,948 120
France Crozet Ile de l'Est 6,030 122
France Crozet Ile de la Possession 6,008 122
France Crozet Ile des Apotres 5,968 120
France Crozet Ile des Pingouins 5,932 121
Antarctic Danco Coast Alcock Island 1,724 220
Antarctic Danco Coast Midas Island 1,719 220
Antarctic Danco Coast Moss Island 1,720 220
Antarctic Danco Coast Punta Sucia 1,714 220
Antarctic Danco Coast Sterneck Island 1,716 220
Antarctic Elephant Island Elephant Island 1,285 225
Antarctic Elephant Island Seal Island 1,289 226
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Barren, Barren Island 1,482 272
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Beauchene Island 1,402 266
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Bleaker Island, Bleaker 1,400 270
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Burnt Islet, Burnt Islet (South Burnt Island, Saunders) 1,512 272
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Carcass 1,544 272
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Dyke (Weddell) 1,539 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Black Rincon (Berkley Sound) 1,324 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Cape Dolphin 1,441 274
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Driftwood Point, North Arm 1,409 270
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, False Bull Point, North Arm 1,423 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Fanny Point, North Arm 1,437 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Lafonia ? ?
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Motley Point, Walker Creek 1,393 271
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Mutiny Point, North Arm 1,437 270
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) East Falkland, Rincon Grande 1,392 273
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) George Island, George 1,454 268
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Golden Knob, Golden Knob (Elephant Cays) 1,464 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Governor, Governor (Beaver) 1,563 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Grand Jason 1,586 273
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Jason West Cay 1,611 272
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Lively Island, Lively 1,371 271
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Low (Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)), Low (Byron Sound) 1,499 268
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) New Island 1,575 270
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Pebble Island, Pebble 1,478 273
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Penn, Penn (Beaver) 1,562 270
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Sandy Cay (Elephant Cays) 1,466 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Sea Lion 1,402 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Ship Harbour Island 1,574 270
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Speedwell Island, Speedwell 1,455 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Steeple Jason 1,594 272
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Swan Island, Swan (Falkland Sound) 1,463 271
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Third Passage (K. George Bay) 1,550 271
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) West (Cape Orford) 1,546 269
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) West Falkland, Hope Point, Dunbar 1,547 272
Disputed Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) West Falkland, Rookery Point, Albermarle 1,503 268
Antarctic Frazier Islands Charlton Island 6,382 165
Antarctic Frazier Islands Dewart Island 6,382 165
Antarctic Frazier Islands Nelly Island (Frazier), Nelly Island (Antarctic) 6,381 165
United Kingdom Gough Gough Island 2,586 65
Antarctic Hawker Island Hawker Island 5,416 154
Australia Heard and McDonald Islands Heard Island 6,536 139
Australia Heard and McDonald Islands McDonald Island 6,514 139
Argentina Isla de los Estados Isla de los Estados, Peninsula Lopez 1,713 256
Argentina Isla de los Estados Isla Observatorio 1,684 257
Chile Isla Noir Isla Noir 2,250 254
Chile Islas Diego Ramirez Gonzalo Island, Isla Gonzalo 1,946 249
France Kerguelen Kerguelen (Grande Terre), Rallier du Baty Peninsula 6,632 134
Australia Macquarie Island Macquarie Island 7,839 190
Antarctic Marguerite Bay Avian Island 2,222 215
Antarctic Marguerite Bay Pourquoi Pas Island 2,177 214
Argentina North Patagonia Isla Arce 2,201 286
Argentina North Patagonia Isla Gran Robredo 2,228 285
Antarctic Palmer Archipelago Anvers Island 1,846 220
Antarctic Palmer Archipelago Joubin Island 1,893 220
Antarctic Palmer Archipelago Litchfield Island 1,754 218
Antarctic Pointe Geologie Ile des Petrels 6,597 179
Antarctic Pointe Geologie Ile Gouverneur 6,597 180
Antarctic Pointe Geologie Ile Jean Rostand 6,596 179
South Africa Prince Edward Islands Marion Island 5,162 114
South Africa Prince Edward Islands Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island 5,192 114
Antarctic Rookery Islands Giganteus Island 5,005 148
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Albatross Island (SGSSI (IGSISS)) 47 90
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Annenkov Island 83 130
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Cooper Island 172 122
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Grass Island 91 101
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Harcourt Island 88 130
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Inner Lee Island 51 94
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Invisible Island 48 93
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Kupriyanov Islands , Kupriyanov Islands 139 128
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Mollymawk Island 48 90
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Outer Lee Island 53 92
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Pickersgill Islands 109 130
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Prion Island 51 92
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Saddle Island 25 127
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Samuel Islands , Samuel Islands 34 127
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) Skua Island (SGSSI (IGSISS)), Skua Island 52 92
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, Barff 87 114
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, Cumberland 87 114
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, Northwest 87 114
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, Nunez 87 114
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, Salvesen 87 114
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, South Coast 87 114
Disputed South Georgia (Islas Georgias del Sur) South Georgia, Stromness 87 114
Antarctic South Orkney Islands Christoffersen Island 859 207
Antarctic South Orkney Islands Laurie Island 845 205
Antarctic South Orkney Islands Michelsen Island 857 206
Antarctic South Orkney Islands Powell Island 856 207
Antarctic South Orkney Islands Signy Island 853 206
Disputed South Sandwich Islands (Islas Sandwich del Sur) Candlemas Island 790 120
Disputed South Sandwich Islands (Islas Sandwich del Sur) Zavodovski Island 726 119
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Aitcho Island 1,568 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Ardley Island 1,518 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Barrientos Island 1,566 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Cecilia Island 1,566 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Diomedea (Albatross) Island 1,519 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Geologists Island 1,520 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Greenwich Island, Canto Point 1,568 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands King George Island 1,481 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Livingston Island 1,603 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Nelson Island 1,526 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Penguin Island (Antarctic), Penguin Island 1,466 224
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Robert Island 1,555 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Snow Island, President Head 1,649 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Stonehut Island (Clothier Harbour), Stonehut Island 1,559 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Stonehut South East (Clothier Harbour), Stonehut South East 1,559 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Trypot Island (Clothier Harbour), Trypot Island 1,559 225
Antarctic South Shetland Islands Two Summit Island 1,521 225
United Kingdom Tristan da Cunha Tristan da Cunha 2,728 57