Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus||LC||breeding||1974||1,500,000 breeding pairs||A4i|
|A4iii Species group - waterbirds||n/a||breeding||1974||1,500,000 breeding pairs||A4iii|
Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.
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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Starbuck (Closed Area)||Wildlife Sanctuary||16,200||protected area contains site||2,647|
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Starbuck Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2018.