Midi - Al-Luhayyah

Country/territory: Yemen

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, B3 (2013)
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Area: 30,000 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high not assessed negligible
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Site summary
Surveyed occasionally since Evans (1994), including 2011. Site description: Evans (1994). Note this is the most extensive area of mangrove in Yemen, much in pristine condition.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Midi - Al-Luhayyah. Downloaded from on 24/03/2023.