Lowbidgee Floodplain This is an IBA in danger! 


Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A4i (2009)
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Area: 190,823 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2019 very high unfavourable medium
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Site summary
This large floodplain has previously supported up to 650,000 waterbirds, and regularly more than 1% of the world populations of Black Swan, Freckled Duck, Pink-eared Duck, Grey Teal, Australasian Shoveler, Straw-necked Ibis, Yellow-billed Spoonbill and Black-winged Stilt.

Acknowledgements
Richard Kingsford provided detailed advice and data.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lowbidgee Floodplain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2021.