Pakhui or Pakke 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
White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata EN resident 2002 present A1
Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis VU resident 2002 present A1
Yellow-vented Warbler Phylloscopus cantator LC resident 2002 present A2
Broad-billed Warbler Tickellia hodgsoni LC resident 2002 present A2
White-naped Yuhina Yuhina bakeri LC resident 2002 present A2
Rusty-throated Wren-babbler Spelaeornis badeigularis VU resident 2004 present A2
Marsh Babbler Pellorneum palustre VU resident 2004 present A1, A2
Hoary-throated Barwing Sibia nipalensis LC resident 2002 present A2

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)
Pakke (Pakhui) Sanctuary 86,195 protected area overlaps with site 86,195
Nameri Sanctuary 7,560 protected area overlaps with site 0


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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pakhui or Pakke Wildlife Sanctuary. Downloaded from on 03/12/2022.