Kakadu Savanna


Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 1,124,600 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed not assessed
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Site summary
The savanna section of Kakadu National Park supports populations of the endangered Gouldian Finch, vulnerable Red Goshawk, near threatened Chestnut-backed Button-quail and Partridge Pigeon, restricted-range Hooded Parrot and Rainbow Pitta, and another 12 species restricted to the Australian tropical savannas biome.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kakadu Savanna. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2022.