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Location Singapore
Central coordinates 103o 43.00' East  1o 25.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3, A4i
Area 200 ha
Altitude
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 non-breeding  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii non-breeding  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2012 medium not assessed low
unset
Good - based on reliable and complete / representative data

Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Wetlands (inland)   0 0 moderate (70-90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Thalasseus bergii Greater Crested Tern 10 20 individuals 100 favourable

Some of site covered (10-49%)  A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive  Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity  low 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve ASEAN Heritage 131 protected area overlaps with site 123  
Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve Nature Reserve 130 protected area contained by site 87  

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
urban/industrial/transport -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kranji-Mandai. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2014

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