|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2008||not assessed||high||not assessed|
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The extensive floodplains were well surveyed in 1981-1984; extrapolating these maximum estimates to the whole IBA suggest that it supported five million waterbirds, including more than 1% of the world population of 22 species, and significant numbers of three near threatened species, and another 11 restricted-range or savanna-biome-restricted species.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Alligator Rivers Floodplains. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/alligator-rivers-floodplains-iba-australia on 01/12/2023.