Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 265,614 ha

BirdLife Australia
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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Site summary
The Daintree IBA supports a population of the vulnerable Southern Cassowary and all of the 15 restricted-range species of the Queensland Wet Tropics. Most Wet Tropics endemics are common but the status of White-streaked Honeyeater is poorly known.

The nomination was prepared by Alastair Freeman.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Daintree. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2022.