NZ079
Awarua Point


Year of compilation: 2014

Site description
Key biodiversity
IBA Trigger species: Fiordland Crested Penguin




Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Human disturbance – No

Predation by alien species – Yes - Stoats, rodents, possums, possibly weka, possibly weasels

Habitat loss or degradation – No
Contamination – No
Natural disaster – No
Other – No



Protected areas
Arawhata - Conservation Area - Protected area overlaps site.



Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Awarua Point. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2022.