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Al-Ikhwan (Socotra)


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 1994

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Jouanin's Petrel Bulweria fallax NT non-breeding 1993 common A1, A4ii, B1ii, B2

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 low not assessed negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information unknown

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
No known threats no known threats happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Not assessed negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Socotra Archipelago World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 410,460 protected area contains site 5,600

Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Al-Ikhwan (Socotra). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/07/2020.