Lake MacLeod

Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A4i (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 38,200 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 low not assessed not assessed
For more information about IBA monitoring please click here

Site summary
The IBA supports the vulnerable Fairy Tern, more than 1% of the global populations of Red-necked Stint, Curlew Sandpiper, Banded Stilt, Red-necked Avocet and Red-capped Plover, and a population of the restricted-range Dusky Gerygone.

Thanks to Chris Hassell as compiler.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake MacLeod. Downloaded from on 03/02/2023.