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Location Myanmar, Mandalay
Central coordinates 94o 50.00' East  22o 11.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 7,500 ha
Altitude 50 m
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
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A4i  Least Concern 
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  2004  20,000 individuals  unknown  A4iii   


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

Protection status Not protected

References AWC 1992/93 FD/WBSJ wetland survey

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ayeyarwady River: Bagan Section. Downloaded from on 17/04/2014

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