|Central coordinates||102o 38.00' East 3o 31.00' South|
|IBA criteria||A1, A2, A3|
|Altitude||1,000 - 1,952m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2004|
Ornithological information Bukit Kaba is include in the EBA 158 (Stattersfield et.al. 1998), and one of the historical area for Salvadori's Pheasant Lophura inornata and the record is re-confirmed in 1989.
Site description Located on the South-east of Curup. There is a tea plantation in the middle part of this area (on the slope) but forest still survives on the upper part.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Salvadori's Pheasant Lophura inornata||-||2004||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Javan Trogon Apalharpactes reinwardtii||-||2004||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Endangered|
|Graceful Pitta Pitta venusta||-||2004||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Bukit Kaba||Nature Recreation Park||13,490||protected area contained by site||13,940|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Artificial landscapes (terrestrial)||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|nature conservation and research||-|
Other biodiversity Primates in this site include Hylobates syndactylus and Hylobates agilis (Verbelen 2000).
Management considerations Probably wood cutting.
Protection status Declared as Hunting Park based on SK. No. 186/Kpts/Um/II/1978 (15300 ha). 13490 ha of this area declared as Recreation Park based on SK Menhut No. 166/Kpts-II/1986 (Anon 1995) and 25000 ha of this area is proposed as Nature Reserve.
References Anon. 1995. National Conservation Plan forIndonesia (3 A-H). Ministry of Forestry, Directorate General of Forest Protection and Nature Conservation, Jakarta.Verbelen, F. 2000. Annotated checklist of bird seen in Sumatra. [tidak dipublikasi].
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