|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2008||not assessed||low||not assessed|
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The IBA regularly supports 150,000 migratory shorebirds, with 11 migratory species and the resident Red-capped Plover present in numbers greater than 1% of the world population. It also supports significant numbers of the near threatened Black-tailed Godwit, Australian Bustard and Black-necked Stork and the restricted-range Dusky Gerygone.
Pete Collins, Clive Minton and Roz Jessop provided additional data for the nomination.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Roebuck Bay. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/roebuck-bay-iba-australia on 04/10/2023.