KEY NORTH AMERICAN MIGRATION SITES FOR
Red Knots & Semipalmated Sandpipers

Battures de Beauport and chenal de l’île d’Orléans

Country: Canada

Region: Quebec,

Site: Battures de Beauport and chenal de l’île d’Orléans

Species/Sub-species: SESA

Total biogeographic population: 2,260,000

Count Method: Total estimate

Count: 40,0001

% biogeographic pop. at site: 1.77

Season (primarily): Fall

Notes: This site is not used anymore (has not been for many years) and should be removed from all the lists.

Sources: 11973 on: Morrison, R.I.G., R.W. Butler, , G.W. Beyersbergen, H.L. Dickson, A. Bourget, P.W. Hicklin, J.P. Goossen, R.K. Ross, and C.L. Gratto-Trevor. 1995. Potential Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network Sites for Shorebirds in Canada. Second Edition. Canadian Wildlife Service Technical Report Series No. 227. Canadian Wildlife Service, Ottawa.