Parque Nacional Río Abiseo


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
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT resident 2003 present A1
Yellow-browed Toucanet Aulacorhynchus huallagae EN resident 2003 present A1
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2003 present A1
Yellow-faced Parrotlet Forpus xanthops VU resident 2003 present A1
Golden-plumed Parakeet Leptosittaca branickii VU resident 2003 present A1
Russet-mantled Softtail Cranioleuca berlepschi VU resident 2003 present A1
Bay-vented Cotinga Doliornis sclateri VU resident 2003 present A1
Ash-breasted Tit-tyrant Anairetes alpinus EN resident 2003 present A1
Rufous-browed Hemispingus Poospiza rufosuperciliaris LC resident 2003 present A1
Plain-tailed Warbling-finch Microspingus alticola EN resident 2003 present A1
Golden-backed Mountain-tanager Cnemathraupis aureodorsalis EN resident 2003 present 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)
2008 medium not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
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 happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - nomadic grazing happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
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%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use gathering terrestrial plants - unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
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
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale 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
Energy production and mining oil and gas drilling likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
del Río Abiseo Parque Nacional 274,520 is identical to site 274,520

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Elfin forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest -
Grassland Paramo, Puna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Río Abiseo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/09/2020.