Banhado do Taim

IBA Justification

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2021

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population at site IBA criteria triggered
Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba LC resident 2019-2021 200 individuals A4, B3a
White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi LC resident 2014 12,000 individuals A4, B3a

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Taim Ecological Station Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 10,939 protected area overlaps with site 0
Estação Ecológica Do Taim Estação Ecológica 10,939 protected area overlaps with site 10,764

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Banhado do Taim. Downloaded from on 05/06/2023.