Binder - Léré

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
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1997 present A3
Eremomela pusilla NR resident 1997 present A3
Gambaga Flycatcher Muscicapa gambagae LC breeding 1997 unknown A3
Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver Plocepasser superciliosus LC resident 1997 present A3
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes 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.

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)
Binder-Léré Faunal Reserve 135,000 is identical to site 135,000


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Shrubland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Binder - Léré. Downloaded from on 26/01/2020.