|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2019||very high||very unfavourable||medium|
|For more information about IBA monitoring please click here|
This large complex wetland supports up to 400,000 waterbirds and more than 1% of the world populations of the following congregatory waterbirds: Black Swan, Freckled Duck, Pink-eared Duck, Grey Teal, Australasian Shoveler, Hardhead, Red-necked Avocet, Black-winged Stilt, Banded Stilt, Sharp-tailed Sandpiper and Red-capped Plover as well as six biome-restricted species.
Richard Johnson drafted an IBA account for Currawinya NP; Richard Kingsford provided count data.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Paroo Floodplain and Currawinya. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/01/2022.