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Location Indonesia, Sulawesi Tenggara
Central coordinates 122o 58.00' East  4o 40.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 82,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 1,000m
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 
Snoring Rail Aramidopsis plateni 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Critically Endangered 
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)  
Buton Utara Game Reserve 82,000 is identical to site 82,000  


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Buton Utara. Downloaded from on 21/04/2014

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