|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2008||not assessed||low||not assessed|
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The IBA regularly supports more than 1% of the global populations of Red-necked Stint and Sharp-tailed Sandpiper. It also supports a population of the restricted-range (endemic) Dusky Gerygone. The IBA formerly supported much greater numbers of a range of shorebirds.
Thanks to Chris Hassell as compiler of the nomination.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Port Hedland Saltworks. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/port-hedland-saltworks-iba-australia on 25/09/2023.