Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary

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
Chestnut-breasted Partridge Arborophila mandellii VU resident 2002 present A1, A2
Sclater's Monal Lophophorus sclateri VU resident 2002 present A1, A2
Blyth's Tragopan Tragopan blythii VU resident 2004 present A1, A2
Ward's Trogon Harpactes wardi NT resident 2002 present A2
Beautiful Sibia Heterophasia pulchella LC resident 2002 present A2
Beautiful Nuthatch Sitta formosa 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Dibang-Dihang Biosphere Reserve 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dibang Sanctuary 414,900 protected area overlaps with site 414,900


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary. Downloaded from on 26/09/2020.