Campbell (offshore)

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
Southern Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome VU breeding 2012 66,500 mature individuals A1, A4ii
Erect-crested Penguin Eudyptes sclateri EN non-breeding 2012 20-30 individuals A1
Southern Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora VU breeding 1996 15,600 mature individuals A1, A4ii
Grey-headed Albatross Thalassarche chrysostoma EN breeding 2006-2012 17,200 mature individuals A1, A4ii
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris LC breeding 1995 60-100 mature individuals A1
Campbell Albatross Thalassarche impavida VU breeding 2006-2012 43,300 mature individuals A1, A4ii

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 1,386,792 protected area overlaps with site 0
Moutere Ihupuku / Campbell Island Marine Reserve 113,133 protected area overlaps with site 0
Campbell Heritage Benthic Protection Area 288,805 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Campbell (offshore). Downloaded from on 24/11/2020.