Teknaf Game Reserve

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius EN non-breeding 2004 present A1
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU resident 2004 present A1
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis VU winter 2004 present A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU winter 2004 present A1

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Teknaf Wildlife Sanctuary 11,615 protected area overlaps with site 11,615


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Semi-evergreen rain forest (tropical), Lowland evergreen rain forest (tropical), Mangrove forest (tropical) -
Artificial/Terrestrial Small settlements, rural gardens -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Teknaf Game Reserve. Downloaded from on 11/08/2020.