Ilhéu de Curral Velho and adjacent coastal area

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Cape Verde Sparrow Passer iagoensis LC resident 1996 present A2

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ilheu Curral Velho Nature Reserve 50 protected area contained by site 50
Curral Velho Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 0 protected area overlaps with site 0

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ilhéu de Curral Velho and adjacent coastal area. Downloaded from on 14/07/2020.