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Location Pakistan
Central coordinates 69o 7.00' East  26o 12.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 109,966 ha
Altitude 60 m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Pochard Aythya ferina unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A4i  Least Concern 
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A4i  Near Threatened 
Black Stork Ciconia nigra unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A4i  Least Concern 
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Common Coot Fulica atra unknown  2004  present [units unknown]  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds unknown  2004  20,000 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Habitats

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

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: Nara canal wetlands (including Soonhari, Sadhori and Sanghriaro lakes). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2014

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