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An uninhabited, low, sandy island with sparse, salt-tolerant vegetation, mainly Salsola. The island is surrounded by intertidal sandflats on the south and east sides and a coral shelf elsewhere.
See box for key species. At least 30 pairs of Egretta gularis also breed.
Non-bird biodiversity: None known to BirdLife International.
Data-sheet compiled by S. J. Aspinall.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Umm Amim. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/05/2022.