Danum Valley Conservation Area

Country/territory: Malaysia

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2004)
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Area: 43,800 ha

Malaysian Nature Society

Site summary
Situated in the district of Lahad Datu in the state of Sabah, Danum Valley is said to be a place of beauty and of rich biodiversity. The protected area is occupied by rivers in the northern, eastern and southern part of the area.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Danum Valley Conservation Area. Downloaded from on 01/12/2023.