Bruny Island This is an IBA in Danger! 

Country/territory: Australia

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3, A4i, A4ii (2009)
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Area: 40,103 ha

BirdLife Australia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2016 not assessed very high not assessed
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Site summary
The island supports the world's largest population of the endangered Forty-spotted Pardalote, up to one third of the world population of the endangered Swift Parrot, and 13 of Tasmania's 14 endemic bird species.

Thanks to Eric Woehler as compiler and Mark Holdsworth, Matt Webb (DPIW) and Tonia Cochrane (INALA) for comments and advice.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Bruny Island. Downloaded from on 28/02/2024.