Komaiko coast

Country/territory: Japan

IBA Criteria met: A4i (2004)
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Area: 170 ha

Protection status:

Wild Bird Society of Japan
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 medium not assessed negligible
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Site description
The site has such specific features that gravel carried from the mouth of the Tedorigawa river is mixed with sand on the shore line. This area extends about 2km from the west of the Tedorigawa river. There are many shore plants like Rose rugosa in the dune area and Pinus thunbergii in the hinterland.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Komaiko coast. Downloaded from on 28/11/2020.