Utwa-Walung Conservation Area

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in - because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Utwe UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 1,773 protected area contained by site 1,773
Utwa-Walung Conservation Area Marine Park 2,273 protected area contains site 2,263

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Utwa-Walung Conservation Area. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/utwa-walung-conservation-area-iba-micronesia-federated-states-of on 29/11/2023.