Vatu-i-Ra Marine

Country/territory: Fiji

IBA criteria met: A4i (2012)
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Area: 551,587 ha

NatureFiji - MareqetiViti
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2012 favourable high negligible
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Site summary
The site boundary is based upon a seaward extension of 48 km around Vatu-i-Ra to encompass the foraging range of IBA threshold numbers of Black Noddy based upon a 2003 population estimate of 84,000 individuals from BirdLife International (2003) Field Report No. 19: Bird Survey of Vatu-i-Ra Island, 18-19 and 22-23 December 2003. BirdLife International, Suva, Fiji.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Vatu-i-Ra Marine. Downloaded from on 26/09/2023.