NP011
Khaptad National Park


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Himalayan Monal Lophophorus impejanus LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Satyr Tragopan Tragopan satyra NT resident 2004 uncommon A1
Koklass Pheasant Pucrasia macrolopha LC resident 1989 common A3
Speckled Woodpigeon Columba hodgsonii LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Solitary Snipe Gallinago solitaria LC winter 1989 uncommon A3
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus CR resident 2004 frequent A1
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis NT resident 1989 common A3
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis CR breeding 2004 unknown A1
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus NT winter 2004 rare A1
Blue-throated Barbet Psilopogon asiaticus LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Himalayan Woodpecker Dendrocopos himalayensis LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Maroon Oriole Oriolus traillii LC breeding 1989 frequent A3
Green Shrike-babbler Pteruthius xanthochlorus LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Black-winged Cuckooshrike Lalage melaschistos LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Grey Treepie Dendrocitta formosae LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Yellow-billed Blue Magpie Urocissa flavirostris LC resident 1989 common A3
Fire-capped Tit Cephalopyrus flammiceps LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Coal Tit Periparus ater LC resident 1989 common A3
Rufous-vented Tit Periparus rubidiventris LC resident 1989 present A3
Grey-crested Tit Lophophanes dichrous LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Green-backed Tit Parus monticolus LC resident 1989 common A3
Striated Prinia Prinia crinigera LC resident 1989 present A3
Scaly-breasted Cupwing Pnoepyga albiventer LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Black Bulbul Hypsipetes leucocephalus LC resident 1989 common A3
Himalayan Bulbul Pycnonotus leucogenys LC resident 1989 present A3
Ashy-throated Warbler Phylloscopus maculipennis LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Tytler's Leaf-warbler Phylloscopus tytleri NT passage 2004 frequent A1, A2
Large-billed Leaf-warbler Phylloscopus magnirostris LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Western Crowned Leaf-warbler Phylloscopus occipitalis LC unknown 2004 present A3
Grey-hooded Warbler Phylloscopus xanthoschistos LC resident 1989 common A3
Grey-bellied Tesia Tesia cyaniventer LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Chestnut-crowned Bush-warbler Cettia major LC unknown 2004 present A3
Grey-sided Bush-warbler Cettia brunnifrons LC breeding 1989 frequent A3
Chestnut-headed Tesia Cettia castaneocoronata LC breeding 1989 frequent A3
Black-faced Warbler Abroscopus schisticeps LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Hume's Bush-warbler Horornis brunnescens LC breeding 1989 common A3
Aberrant Bush-warbler Horornis flavolivaceus LC breeding 1989 frequent A3
Red-headed Tit Aegithalos iredalei LC resident 1989 common A3
White-browed Fulvetta Fulvetta vinipectus LC resident 1989 common A3
Great Parrotbill Conostoma aemodium LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Black-chinned Yuhina Yuhina nigrimenta LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Stripe-throated Yuhina Yuhina gularis LC resident 1989 common A3
Striated Laughingthrush Grammatoptila striata LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Spotted Laughingthrush Garrulax ocellatus LC resident 1989 frequent A3
White-throated Laughingthrush Garrulax albogularis LC resident 1989 common A3
Streaked Laughingthrush Trochalopteron lineatum LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Variegated Laughingthrush Trochalopteron variegatum LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Rufous Sibia Heterophasia capistrata LC resident 1989 common A3
Bar-throated Minla Chrysominla strigula LC resident 1989 common A3
Rusty-flanked Treecreeper Certhia nipalensis LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Bar-tailed Treecreeper Certhia himalayana LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
White-tailed Nuthatch Sitta himalayensis LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Grey-winged Blackbird Turdus boulboul LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Tickell's Thrush Turdus unicolor LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
White-collared Blackbird Turdus albocinctus LC resident 1989 common A3
Rufous-bellied Niltava Niltava sundara LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Small Niltava Niltava macgrigoriae LC breeding 1989 frequent A3
Indian Blue Robin Larvivora brunnea LC breeding 1989 common A3
White-bellied Redstart Hodgsonius phaenicuroides LC breeding 1989 present A3
Slaty-backed Forktail Enicurus schistaceus LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Slaty-blue Flycatcher Ficedula tricolor LC resident 1989 common A3
Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher Ficedula strophiata LC breeding 1989 common A3
Ultramarine Flycatcher Ficedula superciliaris LC breeding 1989 common A3
Rusty-tailed Flycatcher Ficedula ruficauda LC breeding 1989 rare A3
Blue-capped Rock-thrush Monticola cinclorhyncha LC breeding 1989 present A3
White-throated Bushchat Saxicola insignis VU unknown 2004 present A3
Orange-bellied Leafbird Chloropsis hardwickii LC resident 1989 present A3
Fire-tailed Sunbird Aethopyga ignicauda LC breeding 1989 frequent A3
Collared Grosbeak Mycerobas affinis LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Pink-browed Rosefinch Carpodacus rodochroa LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Spot-winged Rosefinch Carpodacus rodopeplus LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Red-headed Bullfinch Pyrrhula erythrocephala LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Spectacled Finch Callacanthis burtoni LC winter 2004 rare A2
Dark-breasted Rosefinch Procarduelis nipalensis LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Yellow-breasted Greenfinch Chloris spinoides LC breeding 1989 present A3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2011 high very unfavourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Biological resource use gathering terrestrial plants - unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Invasive and other problematic species and genes problematic native species/diseases - unspecified species happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - abstraction of surface water (agricultural use) likely in short term (within 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Forest 0 0 moderate (70-90%) poor (40-69%) very unfavourable
Grassland 0 0 poor (40-69%) very poor (< 40%) not assessed

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation No management plan exists but the management planning process has begun Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Khaptad - Buffer Zone मध्यवर्ती क्षेत्र 21,600 protected area overlaps with site 0
Khaptad राष्ट्रिय पार्क 22,500 protected area contained by site 22,500

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Khaptad National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/05/2020.