Cavally and Goin - Debe Forest Reserves

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2001 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
Gola Malimbe Malimbus ballmanni NT resident 1999 present A1, A2

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2001).

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Gouin Classified Forest 31,579 protected area overlaps with site 0
Goin-Cavally Classified Forest 189,000 protected area contained by site 189,000
Classified Forest Name Unknown (CIV) No.77 Classified Forest 90,900 protected area overlaps with site 0
Classified Forest Name Unknown (CIV) No.58 Classified Forest 87,157 protected area overlaps with site 0


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Unknown -
Forest -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
water management -

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Cavally and Goin - Debe Forest Reserves. Downloaded fromôte-divoire on 02/12/2023.