Federation of Malaysia

Summary

  • Number of Flyway Network Sites: 1
  • Member since: 2012

Malaysia has been a Partner since 2012 and is home to a Flyway Network Site, designated under the specifications set by EAAFP. Bako Buntal Bay provides valuable respite for migratory shorebirds.

Map of 1 site 

Flyway Network Sites

Site Information

EAAF SITECODE NAME OF SITE SITE INFORMATION SHEET YEAR SIS UPDATED SITE PHOTOS VIEW IN GOOGLE EARTH
EAAF112 Bako Buntal Bay SIS    2013    View

Bako Buntal Bay

Location: Sarawak

Coordinates (lat, long): 1.40000, 110.30000

Area: 2800.0 ha

Date of joining: 2013 May 15

Status: Protected Area

Other listings: Important Bird and Biodiversity Area

Important for Shorebirds, and Others

Important species

Limnodromus semipalmatus (Asian Dowitcher), Numenius madagascariensis (Far Eastern Curlew), Tringa guttifer (Nordmann’s Greenshank), Xenus cinereus (Terek Sandpiper), Charadrius leschenaultii (Greater Sandplover), Egretta eulophotes (Chinese Egret)

Resources

Useful Links:

For pages and posts on the EAAFP site related to Malaysia follow search: Malaysia