South Sulawesi Barombong makassar Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in South Sulawesi Nature Reserves with 0 Comments

South Sulawesi

Barombong makassar Nature Reserve


Latitude : 5 14 42 S Logitude : 119 28 30 E
Altitude : 0 to 0 metres
Area : 1 ha Wetlands: 0 ha
Site Description
A coastal area consisting of a combination of mudflats, tidal pools and grassland, protected from the sea by various sand dunes and with sand-spit into sea at exit of main river channel. Tidal variation is small (suggesting that the site is slightly above sea level). Principal vegetation: Coarse grasses.
Site Location
Barombong is located on 10km south of Ujung Pandang, mouth of Sungai Sungguminasa, South Sulawesi.

List of Birds (33 species)

Actitis hypoleucos
Ardea purpurea
Ardeola speciosa
Bubulcus ibis
Calidris alba
Calidris ferruginea
Calidris ruficollis
Calidris subminuta
Calidris tenuirostris
Charadrius dubius
Charadrius leschenaultii
Charadrius mongolus
Charadrius peronii Lower Risk
Esacus magnirostris
Fregata andrewsi Vulnerable App I
Fregata ariel

Fregata minor
Gallinago megala
Heteroscelus brevipes
Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
Limosa lapponica
Numenius madagascariensis Lower Risk
Numenius minutus
Numenius phaeopus
Pluvialis fulva
Sterna albifrons
Sterna bengalensis
Sterna bergii
Tringa glareola
Tringa nebularia
Tringa stagnatilis
Tringa totanus
Xenus cinereus

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