IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 9,291 ha
|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||Threat (pressure)||Condition (state)||Action (response)|
|2008||low||not assessed||not assessed|
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The IBA contains the largest known population of the near threatened Chestnut-breasted Whiteface within the eastern portion of this species' range. The IBA also supports populations of the biome-restricted Inland Dotterel, Thick-billed Grasswren, Banded Whiteface, Black Honeyeater, Pied Honeyeater, Gibberbird, Chirruping Wedgebill and Cinnamon Quail-thrush.
Lynn Pedler (South Australian Ornithological Association) wrote the nomination. Reece Pedler of the Arid Lands Natural Resources Management Board supplied a copy of the NRM-funded report (Pedler et al. 2007). Keith Bellchambers provided comments.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mount Lyndhurst. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/24558 on 10/06/2023.