Takutea Wildlife Sanctuary


Country/territory: Cook Islands

IBA Criteria met: A4ii (2012)
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Area: 127 ha

Protection status:

Te Ipukurea Society
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 high not assessed medium
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Key biodiversity
Important nesting area for Red-tailed Tropicbird with >1% global population present.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Takutea Wildlife Sanctuary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2019.