AF003
Big Pamir


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
Himalayan Snowcock Tetraogallus himalayensis LC resident 1971-1976 frequent A3
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis NT resident 1971-1976 common A3
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
White-winged Redstart Phoenicurus erythrogastrus LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
Altai Accentor Prunella himalayana LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
Brown Accentor Prunella fulvescens LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
Great Rosefinch Carpodacus rubicilla LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
Plain Mountain-finch Leucosticte nemoricola LC resident 1971-1976 present A3
Brandt's Mountain-finch Leucosticte brandti LC resident 1971-1976 present A3

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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Pamir-i-Buzurg Wildlife Reserve 57,700 is identical to site 67,938

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Desert -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Shrubland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting -
rangeland/pastureland -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Big Pamir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2022.