YE038
North coastal plain: airport to Di Selmeho / Ghubbah (Socotra)


Country/territory: Yemen

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2 (2016)
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Area: 2,000 ha

Protection status:

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2016 high not assessed low
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Key biodiversity
An important breeding area for Cream-coloured Coursers, Saunders’s Terns (c200 pairs) and marine turtles.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: North coastal plain: airport to Di Selmeho / Ghubbah (Socotra). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/09/2019.