Reserva Forestal Alto Paraguá

IBA Justification

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population at site IBA criteria triggered
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 2005 1-2 individuals A1
Black-and-tawny Seedeater Sporophila nigrorufa VU resident - present A1, A2

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
San Ignacio Area Protegida Municipal 76,695 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Streams, Ephemeral pools and wetlands -
Shrubland Scrub -
Forest Tropical deciduous forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Reserva Forestal Alto Paraguá. Downloaded from on 09/06/2023.