Country/territory: United Arab Emirates

IBA criteria met: B1b (2017)
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Area: 400 ha

IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2017 favourable low negligible
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Site description (2017 baseline)
Desert island in far west of UAE, joined to mainland by a causeway.

Site proposed by Shahid Bashir Khan (EAD).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Faziya. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/faziya-iba-united-arab-emirates on 26/09/2023.