NP024
Shivapuri-Nagarjun 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
Hill Partridge Arborophila torqueola LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Speckled Woodpigeon Columba hodgsonii LC resident 2002 present A3
Megalaima franklinii NR resident 1989 uncommon A3
Darjeeling Woodpecker Dendrocopos darjellensis LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Maroon Oriole Oriolus traillii LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Green Shrike-babbler Pteruthius xanthochlorus LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Grey Treepie Dendrocitta formosae LC resident 1989 common A3
Yellow-browed Tit Sylviparus modestus LC resident 1989 common A3
Green-backed Tit Parus monticolus LC resident 1989 common A3
Mountain Bulbul Ixos mcclellandii LC resident 1989 common A3
Hypsipetes leucocephalus NR resident 1989 common A3
Himalayan Bulbul Pycnonotus leucogenys LC resident 1989 common A3
Buff-barred Warbler Phylloscopus pulcher LC resident 1989 common A3
Grey-hooded Warbler Phylloscopus xanthoschistos LC resident 1989 common A3
Black-faced Warbler Abroscopus schisticeps LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Hume's Bush-warbler Horornis brunnescens LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Aegithalos concinnus NR resident 1989 common A3
White-browed Fulvetta Fulvetta vinipectus LC resident 1989 common A3
Stripe-throated Yuhina Yuhina gularis LC resident 1989 common A3
Rusty-cheeked Scimitar-babbler Erythrogenys erythrogenys LC resident 1989 common A3
Black-chinned Babbler Cyanoderma pyrrhops LC resident 1989 common A3
Nepal Fulvetta Alcippe nipalensis LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Striated Laughingthrush Grammatoptila striata LC resident 1989 common A3
Spiny Babbler Acanthoptila nipalensis LC resident 1989 frequent A2
Rufous-chinned Laughingthrush Garrulax rufogularis LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
White-throated Laughingthrush Garrulax albogularis LC resident 1989 common A3
Grey-sided Laughingthrush Garrulax caerulatus LC resident 1989 rare A3
Streaked Laughingthrush Trochalopteron lineatum LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Rufous Sibia Heterophasia capistrata LC resident 1989 common A3
Red-billed Leiothrix Leiothrix lutea LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Red-tailed Minla Minla ignotincta LC resident 1989 frequent A3
Hoary-throated Barwing Sibia nipalensis LC resident 1989 frequent A2
Bar-throated Minla Chrysominla strigula LC resident 1989 common A3
White-tailed Nuthatch Sitta himalayensis LC resident 1989 common A3
Grey-winged Blackbird Turdus boulboul LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Tickell's Thrush Turdus unicolor LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Rufous-bellied Niltava Niltava sundara LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Small Niltava Niltava macgrigoriae LC resident 1989 uncommon A3
Ultramarine Flycatcher Ficedula superciliaris LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Blue-capped Rock-thrush Monticola cinclorhyncha LC breeding 1989 uncommon A3
Pyrrhula nipalensis NR resident 1989 uncommon 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 low near favourable medium
Was the whole site covered? No 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 annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) very rapid to severe deterioration low
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Forest Montane broadleaf deciduous forest (mont temp) 0 0 moderate (70-90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Some limited conservation initiatives are in place medium
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
शिवपुरी–नागार्जुन राष्ट्रिय निकुञ्ज National Park 15,900 protected area contained by site 14,400

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial -
Forest Montane broadleaf deciduous forest (mont temp), Pine forest (subtropical) -
Shrubland Secondary scrub -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shivapuri-Nagarjun National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2019.