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Parque Nacional Natural Chingaza and surroundings


IBA Criteria

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 estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Bronze-tailed Thornbill Chalcostigma heteropogon LC resident 2003 common A2, A3
Green-bearded Helmetcrest Oxypogon guerinii LC resident 2003 common A2, A3
Glowing Puffleg Eriocnemis vestita LC resident 2003 common A3
Coppery-bellied Puffleg Eriocnemis cupreoventris NT resident 2003 common A1, A2, A3
Blue-throated Starfrontlet Coeligena helianthea LC resident 2003 common A2, A3
Buff-tailed Coronet Boissonneaua flavescens LC resident 2003 common A3
Lazuline Sabrewing Campylopterus falcatus LC resident 2003 common A3
Gorgeted Woodstar Chaetocercus heliodor LC resident 2003 common A3
Bogota Rail Rallus semiplumbeus EN resident 2008 common A1, A2, A3
Noble Snipe Gallinago nobilis NT resident 2003 common A3
Black-billed Mountain-toucan Andigena nigrirostris LC resident 2003 common A3
Rusty-faced Parrot Hapalopsittaca amazonina VU resident 2003 common A1, A2, A3
Brown-breasted Parakeet Pyrrhura calliptera VU resident 2007-2008 50-249 individuals A1, A2, A3
Flammulated Treehunter Thripadectes flammulatus LC resident 2003 common A3
Silvery-throated Spinetail Synallaxis subpudica LC resident 2003 common A2, A3
Dusky Piha Lipaugus fuscocinereus LC resident 2003 common A3
Agile Tit-tyrant Uromyias agilis LC resident 2003 common A3
Yellow-bellied Chat-tyrant Silvicultrix diadema LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-collared Jay Cyanolyca armillata LC resident 2003 common A3
Andean Siskin Spinus spinescens LC resident 2003 common A3
Ochre-breasted Brush-finch Atlapetes semirufus LC resident 2003 common A3
Pale-naped Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidinucha LC resident 2003 common A3
White-rimmed Brush-finch Atlapetes leucopis LC resident 2003 common A3
Mountain Grackle Macroagelaius subalaris EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Yellow-fronted Whitestart Myioborus ornatus LC resident 2003 common A3
Black-headed Hemispingus Pseudospingus verticalis LC resident 2003 common A3
Rufous-browed Conebill Conirostrum rufum LC resident 2003 common A2, A3
Glossy Flowerpiercer Diglossa lafresnayii LC resident 2003 common A3
Black Flowerpiercer Diglossa humeralis LC resident 2003 common A3
Golden-crowned Tanager Iridosornis rufivertex LC resident 2003 common A3
Black-chested Mountain-tanager Cnemathraupis eximia LC resident 2003 common A3
Black-capped Tanager Tangara heinei LC resident 2003 common 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tolima Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 241 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sistema Lacustre de Chingaza Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 4,058 protected area contained by site 4,058
Santa Maria de las Lagunas Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 82 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rios Chorrera y Concepcion Reservas Forestales Protectoras Nacionales 4,450 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rios Blanco y Negro Reservas Forestales Protectoras Nacionales 11,925 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rio Rucio Reservas Forestales Protectoras Nacionales 1,360 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pozo Azul Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 148 protected area contained by site 0
Paramo Grande Reservas Forestales Protectoras Nacionales 4,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Palosqui Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 226 protected area overlaps with site 0
Montebello Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 95 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Vitilia la Palma Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 142 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Siberia Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 668 protected area contained by site 0
La Reserva Reserva Natural de la Sociedad Civil 245 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Gruta Reserva Natural de la Sociedad Civil 126 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Esperanza Reserva Natural de la Sociedad Civil 102 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Bolsa Reservas Forestales Protectoras Nacionales 2,700 protected area overlaps with site 0
Jerico, Libano y Sebastopol Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 327 protected area overlaps with site 0
El Espino Corcovado Reservas Forestales Protectoras Regionales 215 protected area overlaps with site 0
Chingaza Parque Nacional Natural 76,600 protected area overlaps with site 76,600

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Improved pasture land, Arable land -
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest, Polylepis woodland -
Artificial/Aquatic & Marine Other artificial wetlands -
Shrubland Scrub, Semihumid/humid montane scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater marshes/swamps -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Natural Chingaza and surroundings. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2020.