Khao Sam Roi Yot

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
Rain Quail Coturnix coromandelica LC resident 2000 present A3
Malay Plover Charadrius peronii NT breeding 2004 present A4i
Ashy Woodswallow Artamus fuscus LC resident 2000 present A3
Racquet-tailed Treepie Crypsirina temia LC resident 2000 present A3
Mirafra assamica NR resident 2000 present A3
White-browed Reed-warbler Acrocephalus tangorum VU winter 2004 present A1
Black-collared Starling Gracupica nigricollis LC resident 2000 present A3
Plain-backed Sparrow Passer flaveolus LC resident 2000 present A3

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Khao Sam Roi Yot Wetland Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 6,892 protected area overlaps with site 0
Khao Sam Roi Yot Marine National Park 9,808 protected area contains site 9,808


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline -
Wetlands (inland) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Khao Sam Roi Yot. Downloaded from on 15/08/2022.