Jhilmil Jheel Conservation Reserve


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2016

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU non-breeding 2015 present A1
Black-bellied Tern Sterna acuticauda EN resident 2015 present A1
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN non-breeding 2015 present A1
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis CR non-breeding 2015 present A1
Bristled Grassbird Schoenicola striatus VU non-breeding 2015 present 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)
Rajaji National Park 82,042 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jhilmil Jheel Conservation Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.