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Location Sri Lanka, North-Central
Central coordinates 81o 11.00' East  7o 43.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 2,100 ha
Altitude 60 - 80m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Field Ornithology Group of Sri Lanka (Affiliate)



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis resident  2004  unknown [units unknown]  A1, A4i  Near Threatened 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Artificial wetlands  -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pimburettewa Tank. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2014

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