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Location Malaysia, Sarawak
Central coordinates 114o 14.00' East  3o 47.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 10,736 ha
Altitude 0 - 128m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Malaysian Nature Society

Summary This important national park protects the only natural freshwater lake and is located in Miri, Sarawak. Its also an IUCN Category II protected area.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Storm's Stork Ciconia stormi resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Straw-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus zeylanicus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Loagan Bunut National Park 10,732 is identical to site 10,736  


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

Protection status National Park

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Loagan Bunut National Park. Downloaded from on 22/10/2016

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