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Michaelmas Cay is a well-studied island off Cairns which has supported more than 1% of the world population of Crested Tern and Lesser Crested Tern.
Paul O'Neill provided advice and access to the GBR seabird database and the nomination was prepared in consultation with Mike Short.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Michaelmas Cay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2021.