ML013
Falaise de Bandiagara


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
Arabian Bustard Ardeotis arabs NT resident 1997 present A3
Bearded Barbet Pogonornis dubius LC resident 1997 present A3
Sahelian Woodpecker Dendropicos elachus LC resident 1997 present A3
Fox Kestrel Falco alopex LC resident 1997 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1997 present A3
Yellow-billed Shrike Corvinella corvina LC resident 1997 present A3
Piapiac Ptilostomus afer LC resident 1997 present A3
Yellow Penduline-tit Anthoscopus parvulus LC resident 1997 present A3
Sun Lark Galerida modesta LC resident 1997 present A3
Eremomela pusilla NR resident 1997 present A3
Cricket Warbler Spiloptila clamans LC resident 1997 present A3
Chestnut-bellied Starling Lamprotornis pulcher LC resident 1997 present A3
Purple Starling Lamprotornis purpureus LC resident 1997 present A3
Black Scrub-robin Cercotrichas podobe LC resident 1997 present A3
Gambaga Flycatcher Muscicapa gambagae LC breeding 1997 unknown A3
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes LC resident 1997 present A3
Sudan Golden Sparrow Passer luteus LC resident 1997 present A3
Sahel Bush-sparrow Gymnoris dentata LC resident 1997 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2001 medium not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons) World Heritage Site 327,390 is identical to site 400,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial -
Rocky areas -
Grassland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
water management -
other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Falaise de Bandiagara. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/10/2017.