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Location Indonesia, Jawa Timur
Central coordinates 112o 33.00' East  6o 57.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 2,460 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)

Site description The main characteristic of the delta is the river flow almost in straight line to the coastal area (Erftemeijer & Djuharsa 1988)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Milky Stork Mycteria cinerea resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Asian Dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus winter  2004  present  A4i  Near Threatened 
Javan Coucal Centropus nigrorufus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  2004  20,000 individuals  unknown  A4iii   


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland)   -
Forest Mangrove forest (tropical)  -
Other   -

References Anon. 1993. Peta Ekosistem Pertanian. Program Nasional Pengendalian Hama Terpadu, Bogor.Erftemeijer, P. and Djuharsa, E. 1988. Survey of Coastal Wetlands and Waterbirds in the Brantas and Solo Deltas, East Java (Indonesia). AWB/Interwader-PHPA Report No. 5. Bogor.Whitten, A.J., Soeriaatmadja, R.E. and Afiff, S.A. 1996. The Ecology of Java and Bali. Periplus edition, Singapore.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Solo Delta. Downloaded from on 23/10/2016

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