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Location Myanmar, Kachin
Central coordinates 97o 45.00' East  28o 12.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 381,248 ha
Altitude 400 - 4,500m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Association (Affiliate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Sclater's Monal Lophophorus sclateri resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Blyth's Tragopan Tragopan blythii resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
White-bellied Heron Ardea insignis resident  2004  present  A1, A4i  Critically Endangered 
Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Beautiful Nuthatch Sitta formosa resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Hponkanrazi Wildlife Sanctuary 270,396 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
Khakaborazi National Park 381,248 is identical to site 381,248  
Khakaborazi National Park ASEAN Heritage 381,246 protected area contained by site 381,246  


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

Protection status Site Status: National Park381248 ha area protected

References Group discussion at WCS office

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Hkakaborazi. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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