Pegunungan Paunusa

Country/territory: Indonesia

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

Burung Indonesia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2016 high favourable negligible
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Site description
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 Areas factsheet: Pegunungan Paunusa. Downloaded from on 28/03/2023.