Gunung Sawal

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 1999

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Chestnut-bellied Partridge Arborophila javanica LC resident 1987-1998 present A2
Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi EN resident 1987-1998 present A1, A2
Sunda Minivet Pericrocotus miniatus LC resident 1987-1998 present A2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Gunung Sawal Suaka Margasatwa 5,400 protected area overlaps with site 5,400


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gunung Sawal. Downloaded from on 29/03/2023.