Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of
assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.
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Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment
Threat score (pressure)
Condition score (state)
Action score (response)
Was the whole site covered?
State assessed by
Accuracy of information
Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1
Threat Level 2
Natural system modifications
fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity
majority/most of area/population (50-90%)
moderate to rapid deterioration
Conservation actions taken at site (response)
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Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research
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Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National Park is co-managed by the Department for Environment and Heritage and the indigenous Adnyamathanha people. Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary is leasehold land managed privately for tourism and conservation; it is officially recognised as a nature sanctuary under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gammon Ranges and Arkaroola. Downloaded from
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