|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2020||not assessed||not assessed||not assessed|
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About 3.5 million seabirds of 13 species nest, including the endangered Wandering and Black-browed Albatross, the vulnerable Grey-headed Albatross, more than 1% of the world population of the Vulnerable Royal and (Southern) Rockhopper Penguin and more than 1% world population of King and Gentoo Penguin, Light-mantled Sooty Albatross, Southern Giant Petrel, Northern Giant Petrel, White-headed Petrel and Brown Skua.
The nomination was prepared by Birds Australia with assistance from Rachael Alderman, Rosemary Gales and Eric Woehler who provided data and comments.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Macquarie Island. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/macquarie-island-iba-australia on 02/12/2023.