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Location Brunei, Tutong
Central coordinates 114o 41.00' East  4o 36.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 7,800 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Storm's Stork Ciconia stormi resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Tasek Merimbun ASEAN Heritage 7,800 is identical to site 7,800  
Tasek Merimbun National Park 7,800 is identical to site 7,800  


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

Protection status ASEAN Heritage Park, full protection.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Tasek Merimbun. Downloaded from on 27/10/2016

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