Northern Peleliu Lkes (sandflats) This is an IBA in danger! 

Country/territory: Palau

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A4i (2015)
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Area: 0 ha

Palau Conservation Society
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 very high favourable negligible
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Site summary
Coastal wetland consisting of sand/silt flats together with two primary and one alternate high tide roost.  The most important shorebird site in Micronesia.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Northern Peleliu Lkes (sandflats). Downloaded from on 29/01/2023.