Jabal al-Nabi Shu'ayb

Country/territory: Yemen

IBA Criteria met: A2, B2, B3 (1994)
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Area: 5,700 ha

Protection status:

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 very high not assessed negligible
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Site description
Highest mountain in Arabia; South West of Sana’a.

Key biodiversity
This site needs a full survey and the bird data below is considered incomplete. It is highly likely that several other range-restricted and/or endemic species occur.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jabal al-Nabi Shu'ayb. Downloaded from on 12/08/2020.