Rookery Islands


ASPA No. 102 Rookery Islands, Holme Bay, Mac.Robertson Land: Management Plan (2010).

Australian Antarctic Data Centre 2001. Rookery Islands (SPA 2). Scale 1:20 000. Edition 1. Catalogue ID 12738.

Bonner, W.N. & Lewis Smith, R.I. (eds) 1985. Conservation areas in the Antarctic. Review prepared by the Sub-Committee of Conservation, Working Group on Biology. Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, Cambridge.

Lynch, H.J. & LaRue, M.A. 2014. First global census of the Adélie Penguin. The Auk 131(4): 457-66. doi:10.1642/AUK-14-31.1

Southwell, C., McKinlay, J., Low, M., Wilson, D., Newbery, K., Lieser, J. & Emmerson, L. 2013. New methods and technologies for regional-scale abundance estimation of land-breeding marine animals: application to Adélie penguin populations in East Antarctica. Polar Biology 36: 843-56.

Wienecke, B., Leaper, R., Hay, I. & van den Hoff, J. 2009. Retrofitting historical data in population studies: Southern Giant Petrels in the Australian Antarctic Territory. Endangered Species Research 8: 157-64.

Woehler, E.J., Johnstone, G.W. & Burton, H.R. 1989. The distribution and abundance of Adélie Penguins in the Mawson area and at the Rookery Islands (Specially Protected Area 2), 1981 and 1988. ANARE Research Notes 71.

Further resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rookery Islands. Downloaded from on 15/12/2018.