De Lezha

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2015

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
See-see Partridge Ammoperdix griseogularis LC resident 2009-2010 40 breeding pairs A3
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN breeding 2009-2010 4-8 breeding pairs A1
Menetries's Warbler Sylvia mystacea LC breeding 2009-2010 80 breeding pairs A3
Eastern Rock Nuthatch Sitta tephronota LC resident 2009-2010 300 breeding pairs A3
White-throated Robin Irania gutturalis LC breeding 2010 5 breeding pairs A3
Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii LC resident 2009-2010 90 breeding pairs A3
Pale Sparrow Carpospiza brachydactyla LC breeding 2010-2012 3 breeding pairs 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)
2014 very high not assessed negligible
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
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Not assessed negligible
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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland -
Forest -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management -
hunting -
rangeland/pastureland -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: De Lezha. Downloaded from on 31/05/2020.