Binya and Cocoparra


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Painted Honeyeater Grantiella picta VU resident 2004-2006 39-50 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 medium unfavourable low
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information poor

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 past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Pollution garbage & solid waste happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

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

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Some of site covered (10-49%) A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Very little or no conservation action taking place low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)
Cocoparra National Park 8,358 protected area overlaps with site 4,661

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Callitris forests & woodlands, Eucalypt woodlands -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
forestry -
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Land ownership
New South Wales State Government with management the responsibility of the Department of Environment and Climate Change and the Department of Primary Industries.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Binya and Cocoparra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2019.