Rivière des Remparts - Rivière Langevin

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
Mascarene Swiftlet Aerodramus francicus NT resident 1998 present A1, A2
Tropical Shearwater Puffinus bailloni LC breeding - 300 breeding pairs A4ii
Circus maillardi NR resident - present A1
Mascarene Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone bourbonnensis LC resident 1998 present A2
Reunion Bulbul Hypsipetes borbonicus NT resident 1998 present A2
Reunion Olive White-eye Zosterops olivaceus LC resident 1998 present A2
Reunion Grey White-eye Zosterops borbonicus LC resident 1998 present A2
Reunion Stonechat Saxicola tectes LC resident 1998 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Réunion [aire d'adhésion] Parc national, aire d'adhésion 52,787 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 105,838 protected area overlaps with site 7,000
Hauts de Saint-Philippe Réserve biologique 4,073 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rivière des Remparts - Rivière Langevin. Downloaded from on 23/01/2021.