|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2019||very unfavourable||very high||low|
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The IBA has supported 222,000 waterbirds including more than 1% of the global populations of the congregatory Freckled Duck, Grey Teal, Pink-eared Duck, Red-necked Avocet, Sharp-tailed Sandpiper and Red-capped Plover, but numbers have been much lower in recent years.
Richard Kingsford provided data and comments.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Menindee Lakes. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/menindee-lakes-iba-australia on 01/12/2023.