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Roncesvalles-Irati-Abodi mountain range


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 2008 500-33,660 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 2009 100-1,500 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus NT resident 2011 1 breeding pairs B2, C2
Red Kite Milvus milvus LC passage 2008 1,900-6,320 individuals A1, A4ii, B1iii, C1, C2
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC resident 2008 20-26 breeding pairs C6
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 2009 9,190-54,000 individuals A4iv, B1iv, C5

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)
2007 high not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information poor

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Energy production and mining mining and quarrying likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tristuibartea Reserva Natural 56 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tristuibartea Natural Reserve 56 protected area contained by site 56
Tejo de Auzteguia Monumento Natural 1 protected area contained by site 0
Sistema fluvial de los ríos Irati; Urrobi y Erro Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,101 protected area overlaps with site 108
Roncesvalles-Selva de Irati Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 18,078 protected area overlaps with site 0
Roncesvalles-Selva de Irati Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 18,078 protected area overlaps with site 17,039
Monte Alduide Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,029 protected area contained by site 7,751
Mendilaz Reserva Natural 139 protected area contained by site 119
Lizardoya Reserva Integral 63 protected area contained by site 64
Hayedo de Odia Enclave Natural 43 protected area contained by site 0
Haya de Nabala Monumento Natural 1 protected area contained by site 0
Haya de los Tres Brazos Monumento Natural 1 protected area contained by site 0
Belate Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 26,067 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Avellanos de Orión Monumento Natural 1 protected area contained by site 0
Arrollandieta Wild Fauna Reserve 232 protected area contained by site 232
Arce de Orión Monumento Natural 1 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Shrubland Heathland -
Grassland Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Forestry plantations -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Roncesvalles-Irati-Abodi mountain range. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2022.