Shugart/Felsenthal Red-cockaded Woodpecker


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
Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus LC - - present A1
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Leuconotopicus borealis NT breeding 2000 300 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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
R. R. Reynolds Research Natural Area 33 protected area contained by site 0
Ouachita National Forest 582,426 protected area overlaps with site 0
Moro Big Pine Natural Area- Wildlife Management Area 6,444 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lower Ouachita Terraces Fee Private Conservation 1,166 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge 27,344 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shugart/Felsenthal Red-cockaded Woodpecker. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2021.