El Encanto de Guanapalo


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: -

IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2021 high not assessed low
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
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - agro-industry farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species) A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Montana Reserva Natural de la Sociedad Civil 2,898 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mata de palma Reserva Natural de la Sociedad Civil 2,597 protected area overlaps with site 0
Altamira Reserva Natural de la Sociedad Civil 2,941 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Streams, Rivers, Freshwater marshes/swamps, Artificial wetlands -
Forest Gallery (or Riparian) forest -
Savanna Savanna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
rangeland/pastureland -
nature conservation and research -
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Land ownership
Cada uno de los tres hatos es de propiedad de un miembro de la familia Zambrano.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: El Encanto de Guanapalo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.