Ba Al Ghaylam

Country/territory: United Arab Emirates

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

IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2017 favourable low 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 (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ba Al Ghaylam. Downloaded from on 21/02/2024.