Tasman Island

Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A4ii (2009)
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Area: 120 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
This small island supports more than 1% of the world population of Fairy Prion (this being perhaps the largest colony of this species in Tasmania).

The nomination was prepared by Peter Britton. Rachael Alderman and Rosemary Gales of DPIW and Eric Woehler kindly commented on the nomination.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tasman Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/03/2023.