Other than the Faichuk Group, Uman has the largest tract of native forest (Engbring et al., 1990). The island of Uman is listed as a potential conservation area in the FSM NBSAP.
Non-bird biodiversity: Conservation targets in the area include (NBSAP, 2002): • Chuuk Flying Fox
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Uman Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/07/2019.