Bai Boi

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes VU non-breeding 1999-2000 5-40 individuals A1, A4i

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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mui Ca Mau National Park Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 41,862 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mui Ca Mau UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 310,868 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mui Ca Mau Vườn quốc gia 15,262 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bai Boi Coastal Protection Forest 8,555 protected area contains site 5,525


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove -
Wetlands (inland) Estuarine waters, Intertidal mud, sand or salt flats, Rivers & streams, Artificial wetlands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Small settlements, rural gardens -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bai Boi. Downloaded from on 03/10/2022.