PR003
Karso del Norte


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
Green Mango Anthracothorax viridis LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Mango Anthracothorax aurulentus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Emerald Chlorostilbon maugaeus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vieilloti LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Screech-owl Megascops nudipes LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Tody Todus mexicanus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Woodpecker Melanerpes portoricensis LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Amazon Amazona vittata CR resident 2008 25-27 individuals A1, A2
Puerto Rican Flycatcher Myiarchus antillarum LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Pewee Contopus latirostris LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Vireo Vireo latimeri LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Pearly-eyed Thrasher Margarops fuscatus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Euphonia Euphonia sclateri LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Adelaide's Warbler Setophaga adelaidae LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Spindalis Spindalis portoricensis LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Tanager Nesospingus speculiferus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Bullfinch Pyrrhulagra portoricensis LC resident 2004 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)
Reserva Natural Mata De Platano Field Station Field 144 protected area contained by site 0
Finca Guillermeti Private Conservation 195 protected area contained by site 0
Bosque Estatal De Vega State Resource Management Area 482 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bosque Estatal de Rio Abajo State Forest 2,274 protected area contained by site 0
Bosque Estatal De Río Abajo State Resource Management Area 2,284 protected area contained by site 0
Bosque Estatal De Guajataca State Resource Management Area 955 protected area contained by site 0
Bosque Estatal De Cambalache State Resource Management Area 649 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bosque Estatal de Cambalache State Forest 597 protected area contained by site 0
Area Natural Protegida Rio Encantado Private Conservation 284 protected area overlaps with site 0

Local conservation groups

The local conservation groups below are working to support conservation at this IBA.

Name Year formed
Ciudadanos del Karso 0
For more information on BirdLife's work with Local conservation groups please click here.

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland -
Caves and Subterranean Habitats (non-aquatic) -
Introduced vegetation -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Karso del Norte. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/08/2020.