Country/territory: South Africa
IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (1998)
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Area: 20,000 ha
|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2014||very high||very unfavourable||low|
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The centre of this IBA lies in the Mpofu District approximately 80 km west of King William's Town. The forests hold a considerable number of Cape Parrot Poicephalus robustus robustus, Orange Ground-Thrush Zoothera gurneyi and Bush Blackcap Lioptilus nigricapillus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Katberg - Readsdale forest complex. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/03/2023.