Babel Island Group

Country/territory: Australia

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

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed 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 (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Babel Island Group. Downloaded from on 04/07/2022.