Brunei Bay

Year of compilation: 2003

Site description
Key biodiversity
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Habitat fragmentation, mangrove clearence, waterbird hunting, inshore trawling.

Protected areas
No protection. Transboundary site: Brunei Bay (Brunei), Limbang estuary, Trusan Sundar (Sarawak) & Menumbok estuary (Sabah) Pulau Siarau proposed as wildlife sanctuaryPelong Rocks is protected under the Brunei Museum Department.

Habitat and land use
Mangroves & mudflats, sandflats, seagrass beds, coral reefs, beach forest, sandstone islets.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Brunei Bay. Downloaded from on 08/08/2022.