Babel Island Group

Country/territory: Australia

IBA criteria met: A4i, A4ii (2009)
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Area: 507 ha

BirdLife Australia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2008 not assessed high not assessed
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Site summary
The three granite islands in the Babel Island Group support more than 1% of the world's Short-tailed Shearwater and Little Penguin.

Rachael Alderman and Rosemary Gales of DPIW kindly commented on the nomination. The nomination was prepared by Peter Britton.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Babel Island Group. Downloaded from on 02/03/2024.