Southern Yorke Peninsula

Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3 (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 34,787 ha

BirdLife Australia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 medium not assessed not assessed
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Site summary
The IBA supports populations of the vulnerable Malleefowl and Fairy Tern, the near-threatened Western Whipbird and the biome-restricted Rock Parrot and Purple-gaped Honeyeater.

Andrew Black, Graham Carpenter and Sharon Gillam provided data on Malleefowl and Western Whipbird.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Southern Yorke Peninsula. Downloaded from on 04/12/2022.