Country/territory: Fiji

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A4ii (2012)
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Area: 2,900 ha

NatureFiji - MareqetiViti
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 high favourable not assessed
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Site summary
This site includes the highest mountain on Kadavu (Nabukelevu, 805m asl) and the largest area of montane forest in west Kadavu.  All four bird species endemic to Kadavu are present, and it may still support nesting colonies of Collared Petrels and other seabirds. 

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nabukelevu. Downloaded from on 05/02/2023.