Gunung Salak

Year of compilation: 1999

Site description
Located around 24 km south of Bogor. On June 2003, this area is combined with Gunung Halimun (IBA JID13) National Park and form Gunung Halimun-Salak National Park.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Panthera pardus, Sus verrucosus, Hylobates moloch, Presbytis comata, Trachypithecus auratus (MacKinnon 1982, Whitten 1996)

Protected areas
Merged as Halimun-Salak National Park based on SK Menhut No. 175, 10 June 2003 (Kompas, 2003).

Habitat and land use
Lowland rainforest (< 1000 m), lower mountain rainforest (1000-1500 m) and upper mountain rainforest (1500-3000 m) (Whitten 1996)

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gunung Salak. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.