Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA criteria met: A1, A2 (2002)
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Area: 5,494 ha

Burung Indonesia

Site description (2003 baseline)
This area is the biggest freshwater wetland in Nusa Tenggara (Monk 1997)

Key biodiversity
This area is the richest wetland in Nusa Tenggara, around 79% of 53 waterbird species in Sumbawa, live in this area, or around 46% from all waterbirds in Nusa Tenggara (Trainor

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Taliwang. Downloaded from on 29/02/2024.