Hakaluki Haor

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Lesser Whistling-duck Dendrocygna javanica LC winter 2004 unknown A4i
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU unknown 2004 present A4i
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR winter 2004 present A1
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT winter 2004 present A4i
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Garganey Spatula querquedula LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Gadwall Mareca strepera LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Northern Pintail Anas acuta LC winter 2004 unknown A4i
Anas crecca NR unknown 2004 present A4i
Common Coot Fulica atra LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius EN non-breeding 2004 present A1
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU resident 2004 present A1
Little Cormorant Microcarbo niger LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Spotted Greenshank Tringa guttifer EN winter 2004 present A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 20,000 individuals A4iii

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hakaluki Haor. Downloaded from on 20/08/2022.