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Burnt Island (Bandra) Vengurla Rocks


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Indian Swiftlet Aerodramus unicolor LC breeding 2001 min 18,000 individuals A3
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii LC breeding 2003 150-10,000 individuals A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a breeding 2001 15,000-20,000 individuals A4iii

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)
2003 medium not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
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

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Shrubland -
Coastline -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Burnt Island (Bandra) Vengurla Rocks. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2022.