IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Northern Rosella Platycercus venustus LC resident 2007-2008 uncommon A3
Silver-crowned Friarbird Philemon argenticeps LC resident 2007-2008 uncommon A3
Bar-breasted Honeyeater Ramsayornis fasciatus LC resident 2007-2008 uncommon A3
White-gaped Honeyeater Stomiopera unicolor LC resident 2007-2008 uncommon A3
Yellow-tinted Honeyeater Ptilotula flavescens LC resident 2007-2008 common A3
Yellow-rumped Mannikin Lonchura flaviprymna LC resident 2007-2008 50-100 individuals A2, A3
Masked Finch Poephila personata LC resident 2007-2008 6-31 individuals A3
Long-tailed Finch Poephila acuticauda LC resident 2007-2008 208-269 individuals A3
Gouldian Finch Chloebia gouldiae NT resident 2007-2008 800-1,000 individuals A1, A3

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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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - agro-industry grazing, ranching or farmin happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Savanna Tropical eucalypt woodlands & grasslands -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Land ownership
West Australian State government with management the responsibility of the Shire of Wyndham.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wyndham. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/03/2021.