Pulau Babar

Year of compilation: 2003

Site description
There are around 24 villages in Babar Island that concentrate in coastal area. Meanwhile the central part of the island is still forested.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Endemic snake Cylindrophis babar (Monk

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Habitat alteration.

Habitat and land use
The main habitat is moist deciduous forest (Monk

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pulau Babar. Downloaded from on 02/12/2021.