The site was identified as important in - because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.
|Protected area (PA)||PA designation||PA area (ha)||Relationship of PA with IBA||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)|
|Vatthe||Forest Conservation Area||3,470||protected area contained by site||3,470|
|Loru Protected Area||Forest Conservation Area||220||protected area contained by site||220|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Vatthe. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/vatthe-iba-vanuatu on 02/10/2023.