email a friend
printable version
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.

Contribute  Please click here to help BirdLife conserve the world's birds - your data for this IBA and others are vital for helping protect the environment.

Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Antsiranana east coast. Downloaded from on 10/02/2016

To provide new information to update this factsheet or to correct any errors, please email BirdLife