Pegunungan Paunusa

Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA criteria met: A1, A2 (2004)
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Area: 59,525 ha

Burung Indonesia
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2016 favourable high negligible
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Site description (2003 baseline)
This area has a mountains with the highest peak above 1000 m. There are 5 villages on the edge of Gunung Taunusa and all located on the southern coast. Most of the people work as farmer and fisherman. Main products are coconut for copra, clove and cacao.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: The important fauna is Cervus timorensis moluccensis

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Pegunungan Paunusa. Downloaded from on 06/12/2023.