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Yallahs


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
White-crowned Pigeon Patagioenas leucocephala NT resident 2007 unknown A1
Ring-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas caribaea VU resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Crested Quail-dove Geotrygon versicolor NT resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Jamaican Mango Anthracothorax mango LC resident 2002 1-2 individuals A2
Red-billed Streamertail Trochilus polytmus LC winter 2002 1-6 individuals A2
Vervain Hummingbird Mellisuga minima LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Chestnut-bellied Cuckoo Coccyzus pluvialis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vetula LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Least Tern Sternula antillarum LC breeding 2002 50 individuals B4i
Jamaican Owl Pseudoscops grammicus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Tody Todus todus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Woodpecker Melanerpes radiolatus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Becard Pachyramphus niger LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Elaenia fallax NR resident 2007 unknown A2
Small Jamaican Elaenia Myiopagis cotta LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Sad Flycatcher Myiarchus barbirostris LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Rufous-tailed Flycatcher Myiarchus validus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Stolid Flycatcher Myiarchus stolidus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Pewee Contopus pallidus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Vireo Vireo modestus LC resident 2002 12 individuals A2
Rufous-throated Solitaire Myadestes genibarbis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
White-eyed Thrush Turdus jamaicensis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
White-chinned Thrush Turdus aurantius LC resident 2002 unknown A2
Jamaican Euphonia Euphonia jamaica LC resident 2002 1-2 individuals A2
Jamaican Oriole Icterus leucopteryx LC resident 2002 8 individuals A2
Arrowhead Warbler Setophaga pharetra LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Spindalis Spindalis nigricephala LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Orangequit Euneornis campestris LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Yellow-shouldered Grassquit Loxipasser anoxanthus LC resident 2007 unknown A2

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)
Lloyds Block E Forest Reserve 9 protected area contained by site 0
Lloyds Block D Forest Reserve 7 protected area contained by site 0
Lloyds Block C Forest Reserve 7 protected area contained by site 0
Lloyds Block B Forest Reserve 7 protected area contained by site 0
Lloyds Block A Forest Reserve 8 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Coastal lagoons, Water fringe vegetation, Intertidal mud, sand or salt flats -
Shrubland Second-growth or disturbed scrub, Scrub -
Forest Mangrove -
Introduced vegetation -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
agriculture -
water management -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yallahs. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2019.