ID209
Gunung Sahuwai


Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2 (2004)
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Area: 25,816 ha

Burung Indonesia

Site description
There are 14 settlements on the coastal area. This area is a hunting and forest product collection site for local people. Most of the people work as farmer and fisherman. Main comodities are clove, nutmeg and coconut for copra.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Cervus timorensis moluccensis, Hydrosaurus amboinensis, Phalanger orientalis and Spilocuscus maculatus chryssorhous (BKSDA Wilayah VIII Maluku-Irian Jaya 1996, Hitipeuw & Tuhumury 1999).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gunung Sahuwai. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/02/2023.