Hutan Bakau Dodaga

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2004 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Dusky Scrubfowl Megapodius freycinet LC resident 2000 present A2
Spectacled Imperial-pigeon Ducula perspicillata LC resident 2000 present A2
Grey-headed Fruit-dove Ptilinopus hyogastrus LC resident 2000 present A2
Blue-capped Fruit-dove Ptilinopus monacha LC resident 2000 present A2
Blue-and-white Kingfisher Todiramphus diops LC resident 2000 present A2
Sombre Kingfisher Todiramphus funebris LC resident 2004 present A1, A2
Violet-necked Lory Eos squamata LC resident 2000 present A2
Rufous-bellied Triller Lalage aurea LC resident 2000 present A2
Moluccan Flycatcher Myiagra galeata LC resident 2000 present A2
Long-billed Crow Corvus validus NT resident 2000 present A2

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2004).


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Forest Mangrove forest (tropical) -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Hutan Bakau Dodaga. Downloaded from on 24/02/2024.