VC002
Richmond Forest Reserve


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
Lesser Antillean Swift Chaetura martinica LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Purple-throated Carib Eulampis jugularis LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Antillean Crested Hummingbird Orthorhyncus cristatus LC resident 2006 unknown A2
St Vincent Amazon Amazona guildingii VU resident 2004 43 individuals A1, A2
Caribbean Elaenia Elaenia martinica LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Grenada Flycatcher Myiarchus nugator LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Scaly-breasted Thrasher Allenia fusca LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Brown Trembler Cinclocerthia ruficauda LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Rufous-throated Solitaire Myadestes genibarbis LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Euphonia Euphonia flavifrons LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Whistling Warbler Catharopeza bishopi EN resident 2006 unknown A1, A2
Lesser Antillean Bullfinch Loxigilla noctis LC resident 2006 unknown A2
St Vincent Tanager Tangara versicolor LC resident 2006 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)
Richmond Forest Reserve 199,214 is identical to site 3,022
Parrot Reserve (Richmond Forest Reserve) Wildlife Reserve 117,120 protected area contained by site 0
Parrot Reserve (Colonarie Forest Reserve) Wildlife Reserve 170,030 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland Second-growth or disturbed scrub -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Richmond Forest Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/07/2020.