LC002
Castries and Dennery Waterworks Reserve and Marquis


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Bridled Quail-dove Geotrygon mystacea LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Swift Chaetura martinica LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Purple-throated Carib Eulampis jugularis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Antillean Crested Hummingbird Orthorhyncus cristatus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Saint Lucia Amazon Amazona versicolor VU resident 2007 800-1,000 individuals A1, A2
Caribbean Elaenia Elaenia martinica LC resident 2007 1,000-2,499 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Pewee Contopus latirostris LC resident 2007 2,500-9,999 individuals A2
Lesser Antillean Flycatcher Myiarchus oberi LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Scaly-breasted Thrasher Allenia fusca LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Pearly-eyed Thrasher Margarops fuscatus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Brown Trembler Cinclocerthia ruficauda LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Grey Trembler Cinclocerthia gutturalis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Rufous-throated Solitaire Myadestes genibarbis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Forest Thrush Turdus lherminieri NT resident 2007 present A1, A2
Lesser Antillean Euphonia Euphonia flavifrons LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Saint Lucia Oriole Icterus laudabilis EN resident 2007 2,500-9,999 individuals A1, A2
Semper's Warbler Leucopeza semperi CR resident 1961 < 50 individuals A1, A2
Saint Lucia Warbler Setophaga delicata LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Saltator Saltator albicollis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Bullfinch Loxigilla noctis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Saint Lucia Black Finch Melanospiza richardsoni EN resident 2007 2,500-9,999 individuals A1, A2

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Government Forest Reserve Forest Reserve 7,290 is identical to site 7,290
Castries and Dennery Waterworks Reserve and Marquis Protected Forest / Forest Reserve 9,814 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Introduced vegetation -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Castries and Dennery Waterworks Reserve and Marquis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/02/2023.