|Central coordinates||110o 9.00' East 1o 23.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A3|
|Altitude||20 - 310m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2004|
Summary Located in Kuching, Sarawak of East Malaysia, Bau limestone is mainly limestone hills extending along a portion of two rivers. This site also is a host to caves such as the Wind and Fairy Caves which is a tourist attraction.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Straw-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus zeylanicus||resident||2004||present||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Bau Limestone||Nature Reserve||215||protected area contained by site||215|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Artificial - terrestrial||-|
Protection status Nature Reserves (5%)Not protected (95%)
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Bau Limestone. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/10/2016
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