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Location Madagascar, Antsiranana
Central coordinates 49o 33.00' East  12o 27.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A2, A3
Area 23,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 10m
Year of IBA assessment 2008

Asity Madagascar (Affiliate)



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri resident  1998  present  A1, A2, A3  Endangered 
Madagascar Jacana Actophilornis albinucha resident  1998  present  A2  Near Threatened 

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
not utilised -
other -
Notes: Collection of eggs of Sterna fuscata.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Antsiranana east coast. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/10/2014

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