Gunung Slamet

Site description (1999 baseline):

Site location and context
Located around 24 km south-west of Purwokerto. Gunung Slamet is the second highest mountain in Java after Gunung Semeru.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Hylobates moloch, Presbytis comata, Trachypithecus auratus (Nijman & Sozer 1995, Nijman 1997).

Habitat and land use
Mountain rainforest (MacKinnon

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Forest clearence for settlement (MacKinnon

Protected areas
Proposed as Nature Reserve. Guci Nature Reserve (2 ha) includes in this site, declared based on SK Pemda tahun 1924 (Anon 1997, Anon 1998).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gunung Slamet. Downloaded from on 26/02/2024.