IBA Criteria met: A4i (2009)
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Area: 32,642 ha
|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2008||medium||not assessed||not assessed|
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The intertidal mudflats of Buckingham Bay support significant numbers of Eastern Curlew, and >20,000 mixed waterbirds. The coastal floodplains also support large numbers of waterbirds including more than 1% of the world's nesting Pied Herons.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Buckingham Bay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/03/2023.