North-west Panay peninsula (Pandan)

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
Negros Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba keayi CR resident 1997 present A1, A2
Rufous-headed Hornbill Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni CR resident 1996-2000 10-20 breeding pairs A1, A2
Visayan Hornbill Penelopides panini EN resident 1996 present A1, A2
White-winged Cicadabird Edolisoma ostentum VU resident 1996 present A1, A2
Green-faced Parrotfinch Erythrura viridifacies VU resident 1996 present A1, A2

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)
Northwest Panay Peninsula Natural Park 12,009 protected area contains site 0
Aklan River Watershed Forest Reserve 23,185 protected area contains site 5,000


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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: North-west Panay peninsula (Pandan). Downloaded from on 17/06/2021.