The site was identified as important in 2016 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s)||Population estimate at site||IBA criteria met|
|White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata||EN||non-breeding||2015||present||A1|
|Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus||VU||non-breeding||2015||present||A1|
|White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis||CR||non-breeding||2015||present||A1|
|Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris||CR||non-breeding||2015||present||A1|
The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2016).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Innerline (East) and Barak Reserve Forests. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/innerline-(east)-and-barak-reserve-forests-iba-india on 23/09/2023.