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Malamvayam lagoon


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
Brent Goose Branta bernicla LC passage 2004 present A4i
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 2004 present A4i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 2004 present A1, A4i
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus VU resident 2004 present A1

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Laguna kazarok Zakaznik 17,000 protected area overlaps with site 17,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Permanent swamps -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
Marine Intertidal -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Malamvayam lagoon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/11/2022.