Country/territory: Australia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 1,316 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
The Walebing IBA supports up to 40 breeding pairs of the endangered Carnaby's Black-Cockatoo which nest in woodland remnants and isolated paddock trees and feed in native shrublands. It also supports the restricted-range Western Corella and three biome-restricted species.

Cheryl Gole (WWF-Australia and Birds Australia Western Australia) and Dejan Stojanovic (Birds Australia) prepared the nomination. Kellie Mantle, Rick Dawson and Peter Mawson (Department of Environment and Conservation) kindly provided mapping assistance, data and comments. Private landholders provided assistance and support.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Walebing. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/10/2022.