ID148
Tanjung Ngunju


Year of compilation: 2003

Site description
This area is located in the south of Sumba Island and the third biggest forest block in Sumba.



Key biodiversity
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Forest burning and forest cutting for agriculture (small scale) (Jepson et.al.1996).



Habitat and land use
Secondary forest and only few area covered by primary forest. It has a spectacular landscape because of combination between grassland, savanna and forest area (Jepson et.al.1996)




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tanjung Ngunju. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2019.