PY017
Arroyo Blanco


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
Solitary Tinamou Tinamus solitarius NT resident 1998-2000 rare A1, A3
Scale-throated Hermit Phaethornis eurynome LC resident - present A3
Violet-crowned Plovercrest Stephanoxis loddigesii LC resident - present A3
Slaty-breasted Wood-rail Aramides saracura LC resident - present A3
Black-capped Screech-owl Megascops atricapilla LC resident - present A3
Southern Surucua Trogon Trogon surrucura LC resident - present A3
Rufous-capped Motmot Baryphthengus ruficapillus LC resident - present A3
Buff-bellied Puffbird Notharchus swainsoni LC resident - present A3
Red-breasted Toucan Ramphastos dicolorus LC resident - present A3
Spot-billed Toucanet Selenidera maculirostris LC resident - present A3
Robust Woodpecker Campephilus robustus LC resident - present A3
Yellow-browed Woodpecker Piculus aurulentus NT resident 1998-2000 rare A1, A3
Helmeted Woodpecker Celeus galeatus VU resident 1998-2000 rare A1, A3
Yellow-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes flavifrons LC resident - present A3
White-spotted Woodpecker Veniliornis spilogaster LC resident - present A3
Pileated Parrot Pionopsitta pileata LC resident - present A3
Blue-winged Macaw Primolius maracana NT resident 1998 present A1
Streak-capped Antwren Terenura maculata LC resident - present A3
Spot-backed Antshrike Hypoedaleus guttatus LC resident - present A3
Tufted Antshrike Mackenziaena severa LC resident - present A3
White-shouldered Fire-eye Pyriglena leucoptera LC resident - present A3
Rufous Gnateater Conopophaga lineata LC resident - present A3
Lesser Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus fuscus LC resident - present A3
Ochre-breasted Foliage-gleaner Anabacerthia lichtensteini LC resident - present A3
White-eyed Foliage-gleaner Automolus leucophthalmus LC resident - present A3
Rufous-capped Spinetail Synallaxis ruficapilla LC resident - present A3
Blue Manakin Chiroxiphia caudata LC resident - present A3
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis VU resident 1998-2000 common A1, A3
Greenish Schiffornis Schiffornis virescens LC resident - present A3
Eared Pygmy-tyrant Myiornis auricularis LC resident - present A3
Ruby-crowned Tanager Tachyphonus coronatus LC resident - present A3
Chestnut-headed Tanager Thlypopsis pyrrhocoma LC resident - present 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)
2011 very high very unfavourable low
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: large scale happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Forest 0 0 moderate (70-90%) poor (40-69%) very unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Arroyo Blanco Reserva Natural - Privado 5,714 protected area overlaps with site 7,672

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppe & dry calcareous grassland -
Savanna Savanna -
Forest Tropical semi-deciduous forest, Tropical semi-evergreen forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Arroyo Blanco. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2020.