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Farmlands in Lumbini area


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
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus LC resident 2002 present A3
Yellow-footed Green-pigeon Treron phoenicopterus LC resident 2002 present A3
Sarus Crane Antigone antigone VU resident 2002 common A1, A4i
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU resident 1990-1999 11 individuals A1, A4i
Painted Stork Mycteria leucocephala NT non-breeding 2002 rare A1
Black-headed Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus NT non-breeding 2002 rare A1
Red-naped Ibis Pseudibis papillosa LC resident 2002 present A3
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus CR resident 2004 present A3
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis CR resident 2002 uncommon A1, A3
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris CR resident 2002 uncommon A1, A3
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus NT passage 2002 rare A1
Indian Spotted Eagle Clanga hastata VU resident 2004 rare A1
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN passage 2002 unknown A1
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa LC resident 2002 present A3
Indian Grey Hornbill Ocyceros birostris LC resident 2002 present A3
Lineated Barbet Psilopogon lineatus LC resident 2002 present A3
Dinopium benghalense NR resident 2002 present A3
Yellow-crowned Woodpecker Leiopicus mahrattensis LC resident 2002 present A3
Plum-headed Parakeet Psittacula cyanocephala LC resident 2002 present A3
Small Minivet Pericrocotus cinnamomeus LC resident 2002 present A3
Tephrodornis pondicerianus NR resident 2002 present A3
White-browed Fantail Rhipidura aureola LC resident 2002 present A3
White-bellied Drongo Dicrurus caerulescens LC resident 2002 present A3
Ashy-crowned Sparrow-lark Eremopterix griseus LC resident 2002 present A3
Bengal Bushlark Mirafra assamica LC resident 2002 present A3
Sand Lark Alaudala raytal LC resident 2002 present A3
Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata VU breeding 2002 rare A1
Large Grey Babbler Argya malcolmi LC resident 2002 present A3
Turdoides striata NR resident 2002 present A3
Brahminy Starling Sturnia pagodarum LC resident 2002 present A3
Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnia malabarica LC resident 2002 present A3
Bank Myna Acridotheres ginginianus LC resident 2002 present A3
Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicatus LC resident 2002 present A3
White-throated Bushchat Saxicola insignis VU passage 2002 rare A1
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola CR winter 2004 unknown A1

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 near favourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
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
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Energy production and mining mining and quarrying happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development commercial and industrial development happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Other 0 0 poor (40-69%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Antigone antigone Sarus Crane 603 503 individuals 84 near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity low
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Other -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Farmlands in Lumbini area. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2019.