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Font Hill


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea NT resident 2010 50-75 breeding pairs A1, A4i
Jamaican Mango Anthracothorax mango LC resident 2010 present A2
Red-billed Streamertail Trochilus polytmus LC resident 2010 present A2
Vervain Hummingbird Mellisuga minima LC resident 2010 present A2
Least Tern Sternula antillarum LC breeding 2010 45-55 breeding pairs B4i
Jamaican Owl Pseudoscops grammicus LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Tody Todus todus LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Woodpecker Melanerpes radiolatus LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Becard Pachyramphus niger LC resident 2010 present A2
Small Jamaican Elaenia Myiopagis cotta LC resident 2010 present A2
Sad Flycatcher Myiarchus barbirostris LC resident 2010 present A2
Rufous-tailed Flycatcher Myiarchus validus LC resident 2010 present A2
Stolid Flycatcher Myiarchus stolidus LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Vireo Vireo modestus LC resident 2010 present A2
White-chinned Thrush Turdus aurantius LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Euphonia Euphonia jamaica LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Oriole Icterus leucopteryx LC resident 2010 present A2
Arrowhead Warbler Setophaga pharetra LC resident 2010 present A2
Jamaican Spindalis Spindalis nigricephala LC resident 2010 present A2
Orangequit Euneornis campestris LC resident 2010 present A2
Yellow-shouldered Grassquit Loxipasser anoxanthus LC resident 2010 present 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


Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove -
Wetlands (inland) -
Coastline Intertidal mud, sand & salt flats, Lagoons, Salt & brackish marshes, Sand dunes & beaches, Shallow marine areas, coral reefs & keys -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
fisheries/aquaculture -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Land ownership
Private property


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Font Hill. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/01/2020.