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Location Indonesia, Sulawesi Tengah
Central coordinates 121o 30.00' East  1o 52.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 225,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 2,600m
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
Maleo Macrocephalon maleo 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
Milky Stork Mycteria cinerea 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Critically Endangered 
Sulawesi Golden Owl Tyto inexspectata 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Sulawesi Eared-nightjar Eurostopodus diabolicus 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Morowali Nature Reserve 225,000 is identical to site 225,000  


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

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: Morowali. Downloaded from on 18/04/2014

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