Manowar and Rocky Islands

Country/territory: Australia

IBA criteria met: A4ii (2009)
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Area: 51 ha

BirdLife Australia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2008 not assessed high not assessed
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Site summary
The islands support more then 1% of the global populations of Brown Booby and Lesser Frigatebird.

THe nomination was prepared by Stephen Garnett.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Manowar and Rocky Islands. Downloaded from on 23/09/2023.