Gulf St Vincent

Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i (2009)
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Area: 25,557 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2020 not assessed not assessed not assessed
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Site summary
This IBA regularly supports more than 1% of the world populations of Black-faced Cormorant, Red-necked Stint, Sharp-tailed Sandpiper, Banded Stilt, Red-capped Plover, Sooty Oystercatcher, Pied Oystercatcher and Silver Gull. The IBA also supports populations of the endangered Australasian Bittern and vulnerable Fairy Tern.

David Close, John Cox and Rodney Attwood commented on the nomination.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gulf St Vincent. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.