Country/territory: Australia

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

BirdLife Australia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2008 not assessed medium 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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Daintree. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/daintree-iba-australia on 06/12/2023.