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Enderbury Island


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda LC breeding 2006 500 breeding pairs A4ii
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel LC breeding 2006 4,000 breeding pairs A4ii
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra LC breeding 2006 500 breeding pairs A4ii

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Phoenix Islands Protected Area 41,050,000 protected area contains site 611


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Enderbury Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2018.