TR183
Buzul and İkiyaka Mountains


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Caspian Snowcock Tetraogallus caspius LC - - 100 breeding pairs A3, B2
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus NT breeding - 20 breeding pairs B2
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC breeding - 20 breeding pairs B2
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus LC - - abundant A3
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria LC breeding - unknown A3
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris LC - - abundant A3
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis LC - - abundant 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)
2016 medium 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
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - motivation unknown/unrecorded likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration medium

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Unknown negligible
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Buzul and İkiyaka Mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/01/2022.