Wilsons Promontory Islands

Country/territory: Australia

IBA criteria met: A4i, A4ii (2009)
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Area: 658 ha

BirdLife Australia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2020 not assessed not assessed not assessed
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Site summary
The IBA supports more than 1% of the global populations of Short-tailed Shearwater and Pacific Gull. It possibly also supports more than 1% of the global population of Black-faced Cormorant.

The nomination was prepared by Scott Chambers with assistance from Peter Menkhorst, Nigel Brothers and Wilsons Promontory National Park.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Wilsons Promontory Islands. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/wilsons-promontory-islands-iba-australia on 02/03/2024.