CM029
Dja Faunal Reserve


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
Black Guineafowl Agelastes niger LC resident 2000 present A3
Plumed Guineafowl Guttera plumifera LC resident 2000 present A3
Forest Francolin Peliperdix lathami LC resident 2000 present A3
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii LC resident 2000 present A3
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-headed Wood-dove Turtur brehmeri LC resident 2000 present A3
Black Spinetail Telacanthura melanopygia LC resident 2000 present A3
Sabine's Spinetail Rhaphidura sabini LC resident 2000 present A3
Cassin's Spinetail Neafrapus cassini LC resident 2000 present A3
Bates's Swift Apus batesi LC resident 2000 present A3
Gabon Coucal Centropus anselli LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis LC resident 2000 present A3
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus LC resident 2000 present A3
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra LC resident 2000 present A3
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey-throated Rail Canirallus oculeus LC resident 2000 present A3
Green Turaco Tauraco persa LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-billed Turaco Tauraco macrorhynchus LC resident 2000 present A3
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara LC resident 2000 present A3
Bubo poensis NR resident 2000 present A3
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti LC resident 2000 present A3
Akun Eagle-owl Bubo leucostictus LC resident 2000 present A3
Vermiculated Fishing-owl Scotopelia bouvieri LC resident 2000 present A3
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis LC resident 2000 present A3
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana LC resident 2000 present A3
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus LC resident 2000 present A3
Bare-cheeked Trogon Apaloderma aequatoriale LC resident 2000 present A3
Bycanistes fistulator NR resident 2000 present A3
Tropicranus albocristatus NR resident 2000 present A3
Tockus fasciatus NR resident 2000 present A3
Tockus hartlaubi NR resident 2000 present A3
Dwarf Hornbill Lophoceros camurus LC resident 2000 present A3
Black-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna atrata LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey-cheeked Hornbill Bycanistes subcylindricus LC resident 2000 present A3
White-thighed Hornbill Bycanistes albotibialis LC resident 2000 present A3
Merops muelleri NR resident 2000 present A3
Black Bee-eater Merops gularis LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis LC resident 2000 present A3
African Dwarf-kingfisher Ispidina lecontei LC resident 2000 present A3
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia LC resident 2000 present A3
Gymnobucco calvus NR resident 2000 present A3
Trachyphonus purpuratus NR resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-spotted Barbet Buccanodon duchaillui LC resident 2000 present A3
Bristle-nosed Barbet Gymnobucco peli LC resident 2000 present A3
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus atroflavus LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-throated Tinkerbird Pogoniulus subsulphureus LC resident 2000 present A3
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta LC resident 2000 present A3
Willcocks's Honeyguide Indicator willcocksi LC resident 2000 present A3
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Lyre-tailed Honeyguide Melichneutes robustus LC resident 2000 present A3
Dendropicos gabonensis NR resident 2000 present A3
African Piculet Verreauxia africana LC resident 2000 present A3
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa LC resident 2000 present A3
Brown-eared Woodpecker Campethera caroli LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-crested Woodpecker Dendropicos xantholophus LC resident 2000 present A3
Psittacus erithacus NR resident 2000 present A3
Black-collared Lovebird Agapornis swindernianus LC resident 2000 present A3
Rufous-sided Broadbill Smithornis rufolateralis LC resident 2000 present A3
Western Black-headed Oriole Oriolus brachyrynchus LC resident 2000 present A3
Black-winged Oriole Oriolus nigripennis LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue Cuckoo-shrike Cyanograucalus azureus LC resident 2000 present A3
Prionops caniceps NR resident 2000 present A3
Dyaphorophyia castanea NR resident 2000 present A3
West African Batis Batis occulta LC resident 2000 present A3
White-spotted Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia tonsa LC resident 2000 present A3
Sabine's Puffback Dryoscopus sabini LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-eyed Puffback Dryoscopus senegalensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Lowland Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus LC resident 2000 present A3
Shining Drongo Dicrurus atripennis LC resident 2000 present A3
Terpsiphone rufocinerea NR resident 2000 present A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-bellied Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone rufiventer LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey-necked Rockfowl Picathartes oreas VU resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea LC resident 2000 present A3
Dusky Crested-flycatcher Elminia nigromitrata LC resident 2000 present A3
Forest Penduline-tit Anthoscopus flavifrons LC resident 2000 present A3
Western Nicator Nicator chloris LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-throated Nicator Nicator vireo LC resident 2000 present A3
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens LC resident 2000 present A3
Lemon-bellied Crombec Sylvietta denti LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow Longbill Macrosphenus flavicans LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey Longbill Macrosphenus concolor LC resident 2000 present A3
Camaroptera chloronota NR resident 2000 present A3
Rufous-crowned Eremomela Eremomela badiceps LC resident 2000 present A3
Black-capped Apalis Apalis nigriceps LC resident 2000 present A3
Buff-throated Apalis Apalis rufogularis LC resident 2000 present A3
Gosling's Apalis Apalis goslingi LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-browed Camaroptera Camaroptera superciliaris LC resident 2000 present A3
Chattering Cisticola Cisticola anonymus LC resident 2000 present A3
Square-tailed Saw-wing Psalidoprocne nitens LC resident 2000 present A3
Forest Swallow Petrochelidon fuliginosa LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
White-bibbed Swallow Hirundo nigrita LC resident 2000 present A3
Bleda notatus NR resident 2000 present A3
Phyllastrephus albigularis NR resident 2000 present A3
Phyllastrephus icterinus NR resident 2000 present A3
Golden Greenbul Calyptocichla serinus LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-tailed Bristlebill Bleda syndactylus LC resident 2000 present A3
Spotted Greenbul Ixonotus guttatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Swamp Palm Bulbul Thescelocichla leucopleura LC resident 2000 present A3
Honeyguide Greenbul Baeopogon indicator LC resident 2000 present A3
Sjostedt's Greenbul Baeopogon clamans LC resident 2000 present A3
Simple Greenbul Chlorocichla simplex LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey Greenbul Eurillas gracilis LC resident 2000 present A3
Ansorge's Greenbul Eurillas ansorgei LC resident 2000 present A3
Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris LC resident 2000 present A3
Eastern Bearded Greenbul Criniger chloronotus LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-tailed Greenbul Criniger calurus LC resident 2000 present A3
White-bearded Greenbul Criniger ndussumensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Leaf-love Pyrrhurus scandens LC resident 2000 present A3
Chestnut-capped Flycatcher Erythrocercus mccallii LC resident 2000 present A3
Green Hylia Hylia prasina LC resident 2000 present A3
Tit-hylia Pholidornis rushiae LC resident 2000 present A3
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens LC resident 2000 present A3
Black-capped Illadopsis Illadopsis cleaveri LC resident 2000 present A3
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus LC resident 2000 present A3
Narrow-tailed Starling Poeoptera lugubris LC resident 2000 present A3
Purple-headed Starling Hylopsar purpureiceps LC resident 2000 present A3
Stizorhina fraseri NR resident 2000 present A3
White-tailed Ant-thrush Neocossyphus poensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Alethe diademata NR resident 2000 present A3
Stiphrornis erythrothorax NR resident 2000 present A3
Little Grey Flycatcher Muscicapa epulata LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-footed Flycatcher Muscicapa sethsmithi LC resident 2000 present A3
Cassin's Flycatcher Muscicapa cassini LC resident 2000 present A3
Sooty Flycatcher Bradornis fuliginosus LC resident 2000 present A3
Dusky-blue Flycatcher Bradornis comitatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Fraser's Forest-flycatcher Fraseria ocreata LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey-throated Tit-flycatcher Fraseria griseigularis LC resident 2000 present A3
Tessmann's Flycatcher Fraseria tessmanni DD resident 2000 present A3
Lowland Akalat Sheppardia cyornithopsis LC resident 2000 present A3
Deleornis fraseri NR resident 2000 present A3
Anthreptes rectirostris NR resident 2000 present A3
Little Green Sunbird Anthreptes seimundi LC resident 2000 present A3
Reichenbach's Sunbird Anabathmis reichenbachii LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema LC resident 2000 present A3
Green-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra rubescens LC resident 2000 present A3
Tiny Sunbird Cinnyris minullus LC resident 2000 present A3
Johanna's Sunbird Cinnyris johannae LC resident 2000 present A3
Superb Sunbird Cinnyris superbus LC resident 2000 present A3
Bates's Sunbird Cinnyris batesi LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-mantled Weaver Ploceus tricolor LC resident 2000 present A3
Preuss's Weaver Ploceus preussi LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-capped Weaver Ploceus dorsomaculatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-crowned Malimbe Malimbus coronatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Cassin's Malimbe Malimbus cassini LC resident 2000 present A3
Rachel's Malimbe Malimbus racheliae LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Blue-billed Malimbe Malimbus nitens LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-headed Malimbe Malimbus rubricollis LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-bellied Malimbe Malimbus erythrogaster LC resident 2000 present A3
Crested Malimbe Malimbus malimbicus LC resident 2000 present A3
Western Bluebill Spermophaga haematina LC resident 2000 present A3
White-breasted Nigrita Nigrita fusconotus LC resident 2000 present A3
Chestnut-breasted Nigrita Nigrita bicolor LC resident 2000 present A3
Pale-fronted Nigrita Nigrita luteifrons LC resident 2000 present A3
Woodhouse's Antpecker Parmoptila woodhousei LC resident 2000 present A3
Long-legged Pipit Anthus pallidiventris LC resident 2000 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.

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


IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2001 low not assessed not assessed
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 - agro-industry farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low

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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Dja Faunal Reserve World Heritage Site 526,000 is identical to site 526,000
Dja Wildlife Reserve 526,000 protected area contains site 526,000
Dja UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 526,000 protected area contained by site 500,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Lowland forest - mixed moist evgn & semi-evgn, Woodland - transition -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dja Faunal Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/10/2017.