Country/territory: Fiji

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A4ii (2012)
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Area: 2,900 ha

NatureFiji - MareqetiViti
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2018 favourable high not assessed
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Site summary
This site includes the highest mountain on Kadavu (Nabukelevu, 805m asl) and the largest area of montane forest in west Kadavu.  All four bird species endemic to Kadavu are present, and it may still support nesting colonies of Collared Petrels and other seabirds. 

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Nabukelevu. Downloaded from on 02/12/2023.