Huvalu and environs

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Tongan Fruit-dove Ptilinopus porphyraceus LC - 1994-2004 2,500-9,999 individuals A2
Blue-crowned Lorikeet Vini australis LC - 1994-2004 < 50 individuals A2
Polynesian Triller Lalage maculosa LC - 1994-2004 2,500-9,999 individuals A2
Polynesian Starling Aplonis tabuensis LC - 1994-2004 2,500-9,999 individuals A2

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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Huvalu Forest Conservation Area 6,029 protected area overlaps with site 5,400

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Huvalu and environs. Downloaded from on 26/06/2022.