VN010
Chua Hang


Country/territory: Vietnam

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i (2002)
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Area: 2 ha

Protection status:

BirdLife International in Vietnam

Site description
Chua Hang is a small bird sanctuary located in the grounds of a pagoda, a few kilometres outside Tra Vinh town. Large numbers of birds congregate here to roost and there is a substantial breeding colony of some of the commoner wetland species. The site is protected and managed by the monks who live in the pagoda complex.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Chua Hang. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/03/2021.