PW009
Fana Island Marine


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-footed Booby Sula sula LC breeding 1992 6,000-10,000 individuals A4ii
Black Noddy Anous minutus LC breeding 1979 20,000 individuals A4i
Common White Tern Gygis alba LC breeding 1992 6,000-10,000 individuals A4i
A4iii Species group - seabirds n/a breeding 1979 23,050-25,100 individuals A4iii

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)
2018 medium favourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Pollution garbage & solid waste happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Sea 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Unknown negligible
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea Coral reefs and lagoons, Marine areas, Shallow marine waters -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fana Island Marine. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2019.