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Parc Naturel de Talassemtane


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
Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis LC breeding 1999 present A3
Maghreb Green Woodpecker Picus vaillantii LC resident 1999 present A3
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala LC resident 1999 present A3
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans LC breeding 1999 present A3
Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolor LC resident 1999 present A3
Moussier's Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica LC breeding 1999 present A3
Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura LC resident 1999 present A3

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)
Talassemtane National Park Parc National 61,429 protected area overlaps with site 0
Talassemtane Natural Park 64,600 is identical to site 64,600
Réserve de Biosphère Intercontinentale de la Méditerranée (RBIM) UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 505,029 protected area contains site 0
PN Talassemtane Réserve de Chasse Permanente 75,219 protected area overlaps with site 0
Chefchaouen Réserve de Chasse Permanente 9,600 protected area overlaps with site 0

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parc Naturel de Talassemtane. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/04/2021.