Gunung Gede - Pangrango

Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2004)
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Area: 21,976 ha

Burung Indonesia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2012 high favourable high
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Site description
This area consist of Gunung Gede (2958 m) which is an active volcano and Gunung Pangrango (3019 m). These 2 mountains linked by a flat ridge with 2400 m elevation. The last eruption of Gunung Gede was in 1948. This area is one of the wetest area in Java.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Panthera pardus, Hylobates moloch, Presbytis comata and Trachypithecus auratus (Nijman & Sozer 1995, Anon 1996, Hedges & Tyson 1996, Whitten 1996, Nijman 1997).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gunung Gede - Pangrango. Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.