LA015
Dakchung Plateau


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Bar-backed Partridge Arborophila brunneopectus LC resident 2002 rare A3
Silver Pheasant Lophura nycthemera LC resident 2002 rare A3
Siamese Fireback Lophura diardi LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Hodgson's Frogmouth Batrachostomus hodgsoni LC resident 2002 rare A3
Necklaced Barbet Psilopogon auricularis LC resident 2002 rare A3
Lineated Barbet Psilopogon lineatus LC resident 2002 rare A3
Bay Woodpecker Blythipicus pyrrhotis LC resident 2002 rare A3
Stripe-breasted Woodpecker Dendrocopos atratus LC resident 2002 rare A3
Maroon Oriole Oriolus traillii LC resident 2002 rare A3
Yellow-cheeked Tit Machlolophus spilonotus LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Grey-eyed Bulbul Iole propinqua LC resident 2002 uncommon A3
Mountain Bulbul Ixos mcclellandii LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Black Bulbul Hypsipetes leucocephalus LC resident 2002 common A3
Flavescent Bulbul Pycnonotus flavescens LC resident 2002 rare A3
Grey-cheeked Warbler Phylloscopus poliogenys LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Grey-bellied Tesia Tesia cyaniventer LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Grey-crowned Tit Aegithalos annamensis LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Red-billed Scimitar-babbler Pomatorhinus ochraceiceps LC resident 2002 uncommon A3
Rufous-capped Babbler Cyanoderma ruficeps LC resident 2002 rare A3
Spot-throated Babbler Pellorneum albiventre LC resident 2002 rare A3
Alcippe peracensis NR resident 2002 common A3
White-cheeked Laughingthrush Garrulax vassali LC resident 2002 common A2
Red-tailed Laughingthrush Trochalopteron milnei LC resident 2002 rare A3
Blue-winged Minla Siva cyanouroptera LC resident 2002 common A3
Black-crowned Barwing Actinodura sodangorum NT resident 2002 unknown A1, A2
Yellow-billed Nuthatch Sitta solangiae NT resident 2002 common A2
Black-collared Starling Gracupica nigricollis LC resident 2002 common A3
White-gorgeted Flycatcher Anthipes monileger LC resident 2002 rare A3
Slaty-backed Forktail Enicurus schistaceus LC resident 2002 rare A3
Streaked Spiderhunter Arachnothera magna LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Fork-tailed Sunbird Aethopyga latouchii LC resident 2002 rare 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)
2008 medium not assessed negligible
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 - shifting agriculture happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - unintentional effects (species is not the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Unknown No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Semi-evergreen rain forest (tropical), Dry evergreen forest (tropical) -
Grassland Secondary grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dakchung Plateau. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/06/2020.