TM038
Badhyz


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
See-see Partridge Ammoperdix griseogularis LC resident 2006-2007 present A3
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT passage 2006-2007 43 individuals A1
Chlamydotis undulata NR breeding 2006-2007 32 individuals A1, A3
Cursorius cursor NR breeding 2006-2007 1 breeding pairs A3
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni NT breeding 2006-2007 present A3
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN resident 2006 16 individuals A1
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus NT resident 2006-2007 28 individuals A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU passage 2006-2007 6 individuals A1
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2006-2007 70 individuals A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN resident 2006-2007 4 individuals A1
Upcher's Warbler Hippolais languida LC breeding 2006-2007 present A3
Streaked Scrub-warbler Scotocerca inquieta LC resident 2006-2007 present A3
Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata LC resident 2006-2007 present A3
Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii LC resident 2006-2007 present A3
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps LC breeding 2006-2007 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)
2018 not assessed favourable low
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Population
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 - unintentional effects (species is not the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Ammoperdix griseogularis See-see Partridge 100 100 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Columba eversmanni Yellow-eyed Pigeon 2 2 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Caprimulgus aegyptius Egyptian Nightjar 5 5 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Otis tarda Great Bustard 1 1 individuals 100 favourable
Chlamydotis macqueenii Asian Houbara 10 10 individuals 100 favourable
Cursorius cursor Cream-coloured Courser 2 2 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Otus brucei Pallid Scops-owl 5 5 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Neophron percnopterus Egyptian Vulture 8 8 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Clanga clanga Greater Spotted Eagle 1 1 individuals 100 favourable
Aquila nipalensis Steppe Eagle 5 5 individuals 100 favourable
Aquila heliaca Eastern Imperial Eagle 1 1 individuals 100 favourable
Falco cherrug Saker Falcon 5 5 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Ammomanes deserti Desert Lark 5 5 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Hippolais languida Upcher's Warbler 10 10 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Scotocerca inquieta Streaked Scrub-warbler 5 5 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Sitta tephronota Eastern Rock Nuthatch 10 10 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Oenanthe picata Variable Wheatear 50 50 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Oenanthe finschii Finsch's Wheatear 30 30 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Rhodospiza obsoleta Desert Finch 10 10 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Emberiza bruniceps Red-headed Bunting 100 100 breeding pairs 100 favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed A comprehensive and appropriate management plan exists that aims to maintain or improve the populations of qualifying bird species Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Badkhyz State Nature Reserve 87,680 protected area contained by site 87,680

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Rocky areas Inland cliffs -
Forest Wooded desert & semi-desert -
Desert Desert & semi-desert - clay, Desert & semi-desert - salty, Desert & semi-desert - sandy -
Wetlands (inland) Standing brackish & salt water -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
nature conservation and research -
military -
unknown -
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Land ownership
State.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Badhyz. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2019.