KZ094
Zheltoranga


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
Yellow-eyed Pigeon Columba eversmanni VU breeding 2004 20-50 breeding pairs A1, A3
Pallid Scops-owl Otus brucei LC breeding 2004 5 breeding pairs A3
White-winged Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucopterus LC breeding 2004 20-30 breeding pairs A3
Parus bokharensis NR breeding 2004 20 breeding pairs A3
Sykes's Warbler Iduna rama LC breeding 2004 common A3
Saxaul Sparrow Passer ammodendri LC breeding 2004 20 breeding pairs A3

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)
2014 high near favourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Climate change and severe weather drought happening now whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Climate change and severe weather temperature extremes happening now whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Desert Desert & semi-desert - salty 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Desert Desert & semi-desert - sandy 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Forest Broadleaved deciduous 0 0 moderate (70-90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Forest Wooded desert & semi-desert 0 0 moderate (70-90%) good (> 90%) near favourable
Shrubland 0 0 moderate (70-90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Unknown No management planning has taken place Unknown negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Pribalkhashskiy Zakaznik 503,000 protected area contains site 938

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous, Wooded desert & semi-desert -
Shrubland Scrub -
Desert Desert & semi-desert - sandy, Desert & semi-desert - salty -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zheltoranga. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/07/2019.