Moeraki Katiki Point

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2014

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Yellow-eyed Penguin Megadyptes antipodes EN breeding 1992-2011 13-30 breeding pairs A1, A4ii
Stewart Island Shag Leucocarbo chalconotus VU breeding 1974-2007 604-920 breeding pairs A1, A4i

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)
Katiki Point Wildlife Management Reserve Government Reserve 2 protected area contained by site 0
Access to Katiki Point Stewardship Area 4 protected area contained by site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
Introduced vegetation -
Shrubland -
Forest -
Marine Intertidal -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Moeraki Katiki Point. Downloaded from on 29/03/2023.