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Haleji Wildlife Sanctuary


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
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU unknown 2004 present A4i
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Gadwall Mareca strepera LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope LC winter 2004 present A4i
Anas crecca NR unknown 2004 present A4i
Yellow-eyed Pigeon Columba eversmanni VU winter 2004 present A1
Common Coot Fulica atra LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus NT winter 2004 present A1, A4i
Little Cormorant Microcarbo niger LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Indian Cormorant Phalacrocorax fuscicollis LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis EN unknown 2004 present A1
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU winter 2004 present A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU winter 2004 present A1
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN resident 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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Haleji Lake Wildlife Sanctuary 1,704 protected area contained by site 1,704
Haleji Lake Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1,704 protected area contained by site 1,704

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools, Saline lakes -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Haleji Wildlife Sanctuary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.