KEY NORTH AMERICAN MIGRATION SITES FOR
Red Knots & Semipalmated Sandpipers

Yakutat Bay

Country: USA

Region: Alaska,

Site: Yakutat Bay

Species/Sub-species: REKN-roselaari

Total biogeographic population: 21,770

Count Method: Midpoint (4 day turnover)

Count: 5001,2

% biogeographic pop. at site: 2.30

Season (primarily): Spring

Sources: 1Andres, B.A. and B.T. Browne. 1998. Spring migration of shorebirds on the Yakutat Forelands, Alaska. Wilson Bull. 110: 326–331. 2Lyons, J. E., W.L. Kendall, J.A. Royle, S.J. Converse, B.A. Andres and J.B. Buchanan. 2015. Population Size and Stopover Duration Estimation Using Mark–Resight Data and Bayesian Analysis of a Superpopulation Model. Biometric 72(1): 262–271.