NA008
Brandberg mountain


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
Hartlaub's Francolin Pternistis hartlaubi LC resident 1998 present A3
Monteiro's Hornbill Tockus monteiri LC resident 1998 present A3
Rüppell's Parrot Poicephalus rueppellii LC resident 1998 present A3
Ground Batis Lanioturdus torquatus LC resident 1998 present A3
Rockrunner Achaetops pycnopygius LC resident 1998 present A3
Bare-cheeked Babbler Turdoides gymnogenys LC resident 1998 present A3
Kalahari Scrub-robin Cercotrichas paena LC resident 1998 present A3
Herero Chat Melaenornis herero LC resident 1998 present A2
Sociable Weaver Philetairus socius LC resident 1998 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tsiseb Communal Conservancy 791,251 protected area contains site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Grassland -
Desert -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Brandberg mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2020.