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Ilots rocheux de Rapa et Marotiri This is an IBA in danger! 


Country/territory: French Polynesia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii (2016)
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Area: 60 ha

Protection status:

Société d'Ornithologie de Polynésie (Manu)
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2016 very high very unfavourable negligible
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Site description
Ensemble d'îlots rocheux basaltiques au large de l'île principale de Rapa composé de Karapoo iti, Karapoo rahi, Tarakoi, Rarapai, Rapa iti, Tauturau et de Marotiri (Bass rocks) à 46 miles nautiques aux sud-est de Rapa (28°S, 143°30'W). Marotiri comprend quatre ilôts principaux dont le plus haut culmine à 100 mètres et des récifs.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ilots rocheux de Rapa et Marotiri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2018.