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Location Indonesia, Maluku Utara
Central coordinates 128o 21.00' East  1o 28.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 5,000 ha
Altitude 50 - 260m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)

Site description Toporaphy is hilly. The people in this area work as dry land farmer. Main comodities are coconut (for copra), cacao and clove (Kesaulya 1995).

Key Biodiversity This area need to a special attention because of good coverage of restricted-range bird species and many threatened species (26 restricted-range bird species).

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Chattering Lory Lorius garrulus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Sombre Kingfisher Todiramphus funebris resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Dusky Friarbird Philemon fuscicapillus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
White Cockatoo Cacatua alba resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 


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

References Kesaulya, A.B. 1995. Sosial Ekonomi Masyarakat di Sekitar Usulan Kawasan Konservasi Lalobata Halmahera Tengah. Yayasan Hualopu, Ambon [unpublished.]. Monk. K.A., de Fretes, Y. and Reksodiharjo-Lilley, G. 1997. The Ecology of Nusa Tenggara and Maluku. Periplus Edition, Singapura

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