Pata Island

Country/territory: Micronesia, Federated States of

IBA criteria met: A1, A2 (2007)
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Area: 239 ha

Site description (baseline)
The Polle Island IBA includes areas of freshwater swamp and mangrove, which are listed as potential conservation areas in the FSM NBSAP (2002).

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Conservation targets in the area include (NBSAP, 2002): • Coastal Freshwater Marsh • Mangrove Forests • Chuuk Flying Fox • Estuaries • Low-elevation Broadleaf Forest

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Pata Island. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/24539 on 30/05/2023.