East Kadavu

Country/territory: Fiji

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2 (2006)
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Area: 7,800 ha

NatureFiji - MareqetiViti
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 high near favourable negligible
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Site summary
East Kadavu has the largest area of old-growth forest in Kadavu including extensive areas of lowland rainforest. It supports the largest populations of the four bird species endemic to Kadavu, and probably also nesting colonies of Collared Petrels.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: East Kadavu. Downloaded from on 05/02/2023.