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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 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis 2004  present [units unknown]  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 21/04/2014

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