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Location Myanmar, Tanintharyi
Central coordinates 99o 16.00' East  11o 23.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2, A3
Area 220,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 1,200m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Association (Affiliate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Storm's Stork Ciconia stormi resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Large Green-pigeon Treron capellei resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Alcedo euryzona resident  2004  present  A1  Not Recognised 
Plain-pouched Hornbill Rhyticeros subruficollis resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Gurney's Pitta Pitta gurneyi resident  2004  present  A1, A2  Endangered 


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Ngawun (Lenya extension). Downloaded from on 28/05/2016

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