Voh Marine


Country/territory: New Caledonia (to France)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii (2012)
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Area: 103,005 ha

Protection status:

Société Calédonienne d'Ornithologie
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2012 medium favourable negligible
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Site description
The site boundary is based upon a seaward extension of 25 km around Massif de Koniambo to encompass the foraging range of IBA threshold numbers of Tahiti Petrel based upon a 2007 population estimate of 200 - 400 breeding pairs from Baudat-Franceschi, J. (2012) Update on seabirds' IBAs in New Caledonia. SCO, 05/11/2012

Key biodiversity
The site boundary is based upon a seaward extension of 25 km around Massif de Koniambo to encompass the foraging range of IBA threshold numbers of Tahiti Petrel based upon a 2007 population estimate of 200 - 400 breeding pairs from Baudat-Franceschi, J. (2012) Update on seabirds' IBAs in New Caledonia. SCO, 05/11/2012


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Voh Marine. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2020.