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Nimule


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
Heuglin's Francolin Pternistis icterorhynchus LC resident 1999 present A3
White-crested Turaco Tauraco leucolophus LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-breasted Barbet Pogonornis rolleti LC resident 1999 present A3
Speckle-breasted Woodpecker Dendropicos poecilolaemus LC resident 1999 present A3
Fox Kestrel Falco alopex LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-billed Shrike Corvinella corvina LC resident 1999 present A3
Emin's Shrike Lanius gubernator LC resident 1999 present A3
Piapiac Ptilostomus afer LC resident 1999 present A3
Sun Lark Galerida modesta LC resident 1999 present A3
Green-backed Eremomela Eremomela canescens LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-winged Grey Warbler Drymocichla incana LC resident 1999 present A3
Foxy Cisticola Cisticola troglodytes LC resident 1999 present A3
Dusky Babbler Turdoides tenebrosa LC resident 1999 present A3
Purple Starling Lamprotornis purpureus LC resident 1999 present A3
Bronze-tailed Starling Lamprotornis chalcurus LC resident 1999 present A3
White-fronted Black-chat Oenanthe albifrons LC resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver Plocepasser superciliosus LC resident 1999 present A3
Heuglin's Masked Weaver Ploceus heuglini LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-bellied Firefinch Lagonosticta rara LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-winged Pytilia Pytilia phoenicoptera LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes LC resident 1999 present A3
Exclamatory Paradise-whydah Vidua interjecta LC resident 1999 present A3
Sahel Bush-sparrow Gymnoris dentata 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)
Nimule Buffer Zone National Park 0 protected area contained by site 0
Nimule National Park 20,000 protected area overlaps with site 41,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nimule. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/08/2020.