Orona Atoll (Hull Island)

Country/territory: Kiribati

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4ii, A4iii (2012)
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Area: 742 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 medium unfavourable not assessed
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Site description
Orona Atoll is a narrow ribbon of land that surrounds a sizeable lake.

Key biodiversity
The Atoll is a significant seabird nesting site.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Orona Atoll (Hull Island). Downloaded from on 06/12/2021.