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Zakouma National Park


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
Black Crowned-crane Balearica pavonina VU non-breeding 1996 2,000 individuals A1, A4i
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1997 present A3
Black-breasted Barbet Pogonornis rolleti LC resident 1997 present A3
Niam-niam Parrot Poicephalus crassus LC resident 1997 present A3
Sun Lark Galerida modesta LC resident 1997 present A3
Red-pate Cisticola Cisticola ruficeps LC resident 1997 present A3
Purple Starling Lamprotornis purpureus LC resident 1997 present A3
Gambaga Flycatcher Muscicapa gambagae LC breeding 1997 unknown A3
Heuglin's Masked Weaver Ploceus heuglini LC resident 1997 present A3
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zakouma National Park 300,000 is identical to site 300,000

Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zakouma National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/06/2019.