MN048
Galba Gobi


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus LC - 2009 present A3
Chlamydotis undulata NR - 2009 present A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN - 2009 present A1
Mongolian Ground-jay Podoces hendersoni LC - 2009 present A3
Saxaul Sparrow Passer ammodendri LC - 2009 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high near favourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information unknown

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Desert 0 0 good (> 90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Some of site covered (10-49%) Unknown Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Gobiin baga /A/, /B/ Strictly Protected Areas 1,830,117 protected area overlaps with site 83,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Desert -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Galba Gobi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2019.