Baleh headwaters

Country/territory: Malaysia

IBA criteria met: A2, A3 (2004)
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Area: 22,300 ha

Malaysian Nature Society

Site summary
Another important bird area in the district of Kapit in Sarawak, the Baleh headwaters is mountainous and extremely rugged, with steep slopes and spectacular cliffs. It is currently a forest reserve.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Baleh headwaters. Downloaded from on 29/05/2023.