Cuenca del Río Hereje

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
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2008 30 individuals A1
Golden-plumed Parakeet Leptosittaca branickii VU resident 2008 30 individuals 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.

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)
Paramo del Meridiano We`pe Wala Parques Naturales Regionales 2,781 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Polylepis woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cuenca del Río Hereje. Downloaded from on 26/09/2020.