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Location Indonesia, Sulawesi Utara
Central coordinates 125o 23.00' East  2o 43.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 250 ha
Altitude 0 - 1,796m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Red-and-blue Lory Eos histrio resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Siau Scops-owl Otus siaoensis resident  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Elegant Sunbird Aethopyga duyvenbodei resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 

IBA Monitoring

2012 high unfavourable negligible
Habitat
Unknown

Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming likely in short term (within 4 years) majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Over-exploitation, persecution and control of species hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - unintentional effects (species is not the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low

Forest   0 0 moderate (70-90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Little/none of site covered (<10%)  No management planning has taken place  Unknown  negligible 

Habitats

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

Further web sources of information 

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) species/site profile. This site has been identified as an AZE due to it containing a Critically Endangered or Endangered species with a limited range.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Siau. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/12/2014

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