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Location Japan, Okinawa
Central coordinates 125o 20.00' East  24o 47.00' North
IBA criteria A4i, A4iv
Area 20,297 ha
Altitude 0 - 109m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Wild Bird Society of Japan



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes passage  2004  min 20,000 individuals  A4iv   

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Miyako islands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/08/2014

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