IBA criteria met: A1, A4ii (2009)
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Area: 9 ha
|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||Threat (pressure)||Condition (state)||Action (response)|
|2008||medium||not assessed||not assessed|
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Mewstone supports more than 1% of the world population of the near threatened Shy Albatross and more than 1% of the world population of Fairy Prion.
The nomination was prepared by Peter Britton. Aleks Terauds and Sheryl Hamilton kindly supplied data. Rachael Alderman and Rosemary Gales of DPIW kindly commented on the nomination.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mewstone. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/23956 on 04/06/2023.