North-east Uganda

Country/Territory Uganda
Area 0 km2
Altitude 0 - 0m
Priority -
Habitat loss -
Knowledge -

General characteristics

This Secondary Area is defined by the range of Karamoja Apalis Apalis karamojae (classified as Vulnerable) which occurs in north-east Uganda and the Serengeti plains (EBA 108). In Uganda, it is known from four sites, in riverine Acacia in the lowlands. It is threatened by habitat loss in Tanzania, but there is little information on its status or on any threats in the Ugandan part of its range.

Restricted-range species

Species IUCN Category
Karamoja Apalis (Apalis karamojae) VU

Important Bird Areas (IBAs)
IBA Code Site Name Country
UG029 Mount Moroto Forest Reserve Uganda
UG030 Kidepo Valley National Park Uganda

Threat and conservation

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Endemic Bird Areas factsheet: North-east Uganda. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/10/2022.