Pulau Moyo

IBA Justification

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population at site IBA criteria triggered
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU resident 2004 present A1
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea CR resident 1999 10 individuals A1
Yellow-spectacled White-eye Heleia wallacei LC resident 1999 present A2
Black-fronted Flowerpecker Dicaeum igniferum LC resident 1999 present A2

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Pulau Moyo Taman Wisata Alam 6,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Pulau Moyo Taman Buru 22,537 protected area overlaps with site 22,250


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Forest -
Grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Pulau Moyo. Downloaded from on 08/06/2023.