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Boucle du Baoulé


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
Violet Turaco Musophaga violacea LC resident 1997 present A3
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1997 present A3
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster LC resident 1997 present A3
Bearded Barbet Pogonornis dubius LC resident 1997 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1997 present A3
Yellow-billed Shrike Corvinella corvina LC resident 1997 present A3
Piapiac Ptilostomus afer LC resident 1997 present A3
Yellow Penduline-tit Anthoscopus parvulus LC resident 1997 present A3
Eremomela pusilla NR resident 1997 present A3
Oriole Warbler Hypergerus atriceps LC resident 1997 present A3
Blackcap Babbler Turdoides reinwardtii LC resident 1997 present A3
Purple Starling Lamprotornis purpureus LC resident 1997 present A3
White-fronted Black-chat Oenanthe albifrons LC resident 1997 present A3
Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastrus LC resident 1997 present A3
Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver Plocepasser superciliosus LC resident 1997 present A3
Lagonosticta larvata NR resident 1997 present A3
Lavender Waxbill Estrilda coerulescens LC resident 1997 present A3
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes LC resident 1997 present A3
Sahel Bush-sparrow Gymnoris dentata LC resident 1997 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2001 high not assessed low
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - shifting agriculture happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation Not assessed Not assessed low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Réserve de Biosphère du Baoulé UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 918,000 protected area contains site 709,800
Baoulé National Park 187,762 protected area contained by site 187,762

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
other -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boucle du Baoulé. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/12/2019.