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Location Pakistan, Kashmir
Central coordinates 73o 39.00' East  33o 12.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 26,500 ha
Altitude 630 m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Common Teal Anas crecca unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Common Pochard Aythya ferina unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  2004  20,000 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Artificial wetlands; Permanent swamps  -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research 100%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mangla Lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/11/2014

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