Jambi Tanjung Jabung Nature Reserve

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

Tanjung Jabung Nature Reserve


Latitude : 1 4 30 S Logitude : 104 22 11 E
Altitude : 0 to 0 metres
Area : 3000 ha Wetlands: 0 ha
Tenure : Government of Indonesia
Site Description
A mangrove area with some (soft mud) mudflats. The mangrove forest fringe ranges from 200 – 500 m wide and consists mainly of Avicennia marina at narrow sections and Rhizophora sp. at the wider sections. Tidal variation is 2 – 2.5 m. Principal vegetation: Avicennia and Rhizophora forest.
Site Location
Tanjung Jabung is located on the east coast the site runs along the coast for approximately 12 km to the west of the mouth of Sungai Berbak, and approximately 15 km south of Tanjung Jabung.

List of Birds (51 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Anas querquedula
Anthreptes malacensis
Ardea cinerea
Ardea purpurea
Ardea sumatrana Lower Risk
Arenaria interpres
Butorides striatus
Calidris canutus
Calidris ferruginea
Calidris ruficollis
Calidris tenuirostris
Ceyx erithacus
Charadrius leschenaultii
Charadrius mongolus
Charadrius veredus
Chlidonias leucopterus
Corvus macrorhynchos
Egretta alba
Egretta garzetta
Egretta intermedia
Egretta sacra
Elanus caeruleus App II
Eurystomus orientalis
Haliaeetus leucogaster App II
Haliastur indus App II Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus Lower Risk App II
Ictinaetus malayensis App II
Leptoptilos javanicus Vulnerable
Limicola falcinellus
Limnodromus semipalmatus Lower Risk
Limosa lapponica
Limosa limosa
Lonchura punctulata
Mycteria cinerea Vulnerable App I
Nectarinia jugularis
Numenius arquata
Numenius madagascariensis Lower Risk
Numenius phaeopus
Oriolus chinensis
Passer montanus
Ploceus philippinus
Pluvialis fulva
Pluvialis squatarola
Prinia familiaris
Sterna albifrons
Tringa glareola
Tringa nebularia
Tringa stagnatilis
Tringa totanus
Xenus cinereus
Zosterops palpebrosus


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