Pulau Rambut

Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii (1999)
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Area: 18 ha

Burung Indonesia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2012 high unfavourable high
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Site description
Pulau Rambut (Rambut Island) is a small coral island. This area has the biggest breeding colonies of waterbirds in West Java (Silvius

Key biodiversity
It is estimated that around 11450 waterbirds (Lambert & Erftemeijer 1989) live in this area. This area is one breeding site of Milky Stork Mycteria cinerea and other waterbirds of West Java (Silvius, Pakpahan

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pulau Rambut. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.