Tekejik - Biynekyr

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
Egyptian Nightjar Caprimulgus aegyptius LC breeding 2006-2007 3 individuals A3
Greater Sandplover Charadrius leschenaultii LC breeding 2006-2007 3 individuals A3
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN resident 2003-2007 8 breeding pairs A1
Brown-necked Raven Corvus ruficollis LC resident 2006-2007 1-4 individuals A3
Streaked Scrub-warbler Scotocerca inquieta LC breeding 2006-2007 7 individuals A3
Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii LC breeding 2006-2007 30 individuals A3
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps LC breeding 2006-2007 2 individuals 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)
2007 high not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
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) - nomadic grazing happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
Desert Desert & semi-desert - clay, Desert & semi-desert - salty, Desert & semi-desert - stony -
Grassland Dry grassland on sandy soils -
Shrubland Low bushes -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
unknown -
not utilised -
rangeland/pastureland -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tekejik - Biynekyr. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/03/2023.