Vostok Island

Country/territory: Kiribati

IBA Criteria met: A4ii (2008)
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Area: 35 ha

Site description
Vostok is a small, low-lying, coral island of the southern Line Islands.

Key biodiversity
An important seabird colony.

Non-bird biodiversity: Coconut crabs have been positively identified on the island, although densities are unknown.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vostok Island. Downloaded from on 28/01/2022.