Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2 (2004)
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Area: 168,083 ha

Burung Indonesia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2012 low near favourable high
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Site description
Aketajawe is a hilly area with the highest peak of Gunung Saolat (1508 m). The peoples in this area concentrate on the coastal area in the west. The people generally work as farmer and fisherman.

Key biodiversity
Aketajawe supports 30 estricted-range bird species, including 5 threatened birds species.

Non-bird biodiversity: There are endemic fauna of Halmahera island Phalanger halmaherae. The other fauna is Tropidonotus punctiventris, Papilio heringi (Monk, Cervus timorensis moluccensis (Hitipeuw & Tuhumury 1999. obs.pri.)

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aketajawe. Downloaded from on 31/01/2023.