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Location Singapore
Central coordinates 103o 58.00' East  1o 25.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 8,940 ha
Altitude 0 - 80m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Nature Society (Singapore)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Eurynorhynchus pygmeus unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Critically Endangered 
Spotted Greenshank Tringa guttifer unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
Great Crested Tern Sterna bergii non-breeding  2004  present [units unknown]  A4i  Least Concern 
Straw-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus zeylanicus unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
North-East Conservation Area Other 8,940 is identical to site 8,940  


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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
other -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ubin-Khatib. Downloaded from on 19/04/2014

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