Komodo - Rinca

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
Flores Green-pigeon Treron floris VU resident 2004 present A1
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea CR resident 2004 present A1
Flores Crow Corvus florensis EN resident 2004 present A1

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Komodo UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 173,300 protected area contains site 1,406
Komodo National Park 181,700 protected area contains site 1,406


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Savanna -
Wetlands (inland) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Komodo - Rinca. Downloaded from on 19/01/2020.