Ba Al Ghaylam

Country/territory: United Arab Emirates

IBA Criteria met: B2a, B3a (2017)
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Area: 680 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2017 low favourable negligible
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Site summary
Marine area with extensive intertidal mudflats which are important for wintering and migrating waterbirds.

Fact-sheet compiled by Shahid Bashir Khan, Dr Salim Javed, Shakeel Ahmed (EAD).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ba Al Ghaylam. Downloaded from on 07/08/2022.