The site was identified as important in - because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.
|Protected area (PA)||PA designation||PA area (ha)||Relationship of PA with IBA||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)|
|Barrage oued El Hjar||Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance||254||protected area contained by site||0|
|Barrage oued El Hjar||Wetland Zone of National Importance||254||protected area contained by site||0|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Barrage Oued El Haajar. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/barrage-oued-el-haajar-iba-tunisia on 25/09/2023.