La Perouse Bank


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
Black-footed Albatross Phoebastria nigripes NT breeding 1974-2009 39 individuals A1
Buller's Shearwater Ardenna bulleri VU resident - present A1
Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus VU resident - present A1

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary 825,856 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: La Perouse Bank. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2022.