|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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This IBA has supported breeding colonies of the vulnerable Fairy Tern and more than 1% of the world populations of Pied Oystercatcher and Red-necked Stint. Together with the nearby Quoin Bluff & Freycinet Island IBA, it supports more than 1% of the world population of Pied Cormorants.
Andrew Burbidge, Sue Mather and Bill Rutherford kindly provided data and comments.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Faure and Pelican Islands (Shark Bay). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/02/2023.