Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 59,089 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2020 high very unfavourable low
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Site summary
The IBA supports small populations of the endangered Mallee Emu-wren, the vulnerable Malleefowl and the biome-restricted Purple-gaped Honeyeater. Some of these populations are close to extirpation.

The nomination was compiled with the assistance of Jody Gates and Peter Cale.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Billiatt. Downloaded from on 16/08/2022.