TH032
Inner Gulf of Thailand


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Painted Stork Mycteria leucocephala NT resident 2004 present A4i
Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis NT non-breeding 2004 present A1
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus LC winter 2004 present A4i
Greater Sandplover Charadrius leschenaultii LC winter 2004 present A4i
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa NT winter 2004 present A4i
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta LC winter 2004 present A4i
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Calidris pygmaea CR winter 2004 present A1
Asian Dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus NT winter 2004 present A4i
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus LC winter 2004 present A4i
Common Redshank Tringa totanus LC winter 2004 present A4i
Spotted Greenshank Tringa guttifer EN winter 2004 present A1
Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus LC winter 2004 present A4i
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida LC winter 2004 present A4i
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU winter 2004 present A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 20,000 individuals A4iii

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2004 high not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use fishing & harvesting aquatic resources - unintentional effects: large scale happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Pollution agricultural & forestry effluents - type unknown/unrecorded happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Don Hoi Lot Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 87,500 protected area contained by site 87,500

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Wetlands (inland) -
Coastline Shallow marine waters, coral reefs & keys, Intertidal mud, sand & salt flats -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Inner Gulf of Thailand. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/11/2020.