Shallow Inlet

Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i (2009)
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Area: 1,835 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 medium not assessed low
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Site summary
Shallow Inlet supports more than 1% of the world's Double-banded Plovers and Red-necked Stints, and has supported the critically endangered Orange-bellied Parrot (confirmed by a sighting in 2007).

Bird data and site description from Shorebirds Site Network nomination by Peter Collins. Bird data supplied by the AWSG Victorian Branch and DSE for Sanderling.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shallow Inlet. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.