|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2008||not assessed||high||not assessed|
|For more information about IBA monitoring, please click here|
These small cays support over 1% of the world population of Wedge-tailed Shearwaters and Black Noddies, the majority of the populations of these species nesting off east Australia, and sometimes over 1% of the world population of Brown Booby.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Capricornia Cays. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/capricornia-cays-iba-australia on 27/09/2023.