NI010
Mombacho Volcano


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
Blue-tailed Hummingbird Amazilia cyanura LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Lesser Ground-cuckoo Morococcyx erythropygus LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Pacific Screech-owl Megascops cooperi LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Hoffmann's Woodpecker Melanerpes hoffmannii LC unknown 2007 unknown A3
Orange-fronted Parakeet Eupsittula canicularis LC unknown 2007 unknown A3
Long-tailed Manakin Chiroxiphia linearis LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
White-throated Magpie-jay Cyanocorax formosus LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Banded Wren Thryophilus pleurostictus LC unknown 2007 unknown A3
Nicaraguan Grackle Quiscalus nicaraguensis LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A2, A3
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris LC winter 2002-2006 50-249 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Volcan Mombacho Nature Reserve 13,886 protected area contains site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Arid lowland scrub -
Forest Elfin, Montane broadleaf evergreen, Tropical deciduous, Tropical semi-deciduous -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes & pools, Geothermal springs, Streams -
Artificial - terrestrial Abandoned & fallow farmland, disturbed ground -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Land ownership
Publico y Privado.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mombacho Volcano. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/06/2019.