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Brunei Bay


Site description (2003 baseline):

Habitat and land use
Mangroves & mudflats, sandflats, seagrass beds, coral reefs, beach forest, sandstone islets.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Habitat fragmentation, mangrove clearence, waterbird hunting, inshore trawling.



Protected areas
No protection. Transboundary site: Brunei Bay (Brunei), Limbang estuary, Trusan Sundar (Sarawak) & Menumbok estuary (Sabah) Pulau Siarau proposed as wildlife sanctuaryPelong Rocks is protected under the Brunei Museum Department.




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Brunei Bay. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/brunei-bay-iba-brunei on 21/02/2024.