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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 http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.