Boland Mountains

Country/territory: South Africa

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (1998)
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Area: 250,000 ha

BirdLife South Africa
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high not assessed high
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Site summary
The IBA encompasses a continuous chain of mountains consisting of several State Forests, Mountain Catchment Areas and Nature Reserves. The Eastern False Bay Mountains comprise typical fynbos and support restricted-range and biome-restricted assemblage bird species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boland Mountains. Downloaded from on 27/09/2022.