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Location Bangladesh
Central coordinates 92o 14.00' East  21o 0.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 11,615 ha
Altitude 5 - 700m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius non-breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Teknaf Game Reserve 11,615 is identical to site 11,615  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Lowland evergreen rain forest (tropical); Mangrove forest (tropical); Semi-evergreen rain forest (tropical)  -
Artificial - terrestrial Small settlements, rural gardens  -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Teknaf Game Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/08/2014

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