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Belait Swamp Forest


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
Black Partridge Melanoperdix niger VU resident 2004 present A1, A3
Bornean Crestless Fireback Lophura pyronota VU resident 2004 present A1, A3
Large Green-pigeon Treron capellei VU resident 2004 present A1, A3
Storm's Stork Ciconia stormi EN resident 2004 present A1, A3
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus VU resident 2004 present A1, A3
Wrinkled Hornbill Rhabdotorrhinus corrugatus EN resident 2000 present A3
Malay Blue-banded Kingfisher Alcedo peninsulae NT resident 2004 present A1, A3
Blue-headed Pitta Hydrornis baudii VU resident 2004 present A1, A3
Fairy Pitta Pitta nympha VU winter 2004 present A1
Bornean Bristlehead Pityriasis gymnocephala NT resident 2000 present A3
Hook-billed Bulbul Setornis criniger VU resident 2004 present A1, A3
Straw-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus zeylanicus CR resident 2004 present A1, A3
Large-billed Blue-flycatcher Cyornis caerulatus VU resident 2004 present A1, 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ulu Mendaram (Conservation) Forest Reserve 6,170 protected area contained by site 6,170
Labi Hills (Bukit Teraja Protection) Forest Reserve 6,825 protected area contained by site 6,825
Belait Peat Swamp (Ulu Mendaram Conservation) Forest Reserve 6,170 protected area overlaps with site 0
Belait Peat Swamp (Productive Production) Forest Reserve 46,257 protected area overlaps with site 0
Belait Peat Swamp (non-production-production) FoR Forest Reserve 7,740 protected area overlaps with site 0
Belait Peat Swamp (Conservation) Forest Reserve 1,492 protected area contained by site 0
Badas (Conservation) Forest Reserve 76 protected area contained by site 76
Anduki (Conservation) Forest Reserve 916 protected area contained by site 916

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Belait Swamp Forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/10/2020.