TH053
Thung Tha Laad


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2004 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC resident 2001 243 nests A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a resident 2004 min 20,000 individuals A4iii

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2004).


Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Thung Tha Laad. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/thung-tha-laad-iba-thailand on 22/02/2024.