Prince Regent and Mitchell River

Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 733,322 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed not assessed
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Site summary
The IBA supports three near threatened species, including the largest known population of the western subspecies of Partridge Pigeon, the restricted-range Chestnut Rail, White-quilled Rock-Pigeon and Rainbow Pitta, most of the global populations of the restricted-range Black Grasswren and the Kimberley (sub) species of White-lined Honeyeater, and 12 species restricted to the tropical savanna.

Thanks to Andrew Burbidge as compiler.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Prince Regent and Mitchell River. Downloaded from on 07/10/2022.