Îles des récifs Bampton et Chesterfield

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel LC breeding 2009 515-525 breeding pairs A4ii
Red-footed Booby Sula sula LC breeding 2009 3,530-3,600 breeding pairs A4ii
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster LC breeding 2009 1,761-3,751 breeding pairs A4ii
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus LC breeding 2009 21,140-22,800 breeding pairs A4i
Black Noddy Anous minutus LC breeding 2009 20,840-21,500 breeding pairs A4i
Fairy Tern Sternula nereis VU breeding 2011 14 breeding pairs A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a breeding 2009 47,213-70,464 breeding pairs A4iii
A4iii Species group - seabirds n/a breeding 2012 13,465 breeding pairs A4iii

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Îles des récifs Bampton et Chesterfield. Downloaded from on 19/09/2019.