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Garajonay National Park


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara LC resident 2009 - B2
Dark-tailed Laurel-pigeon Columba bollii LC resident 1999 min 1,000 breeding pairs A2, B2, C2, C6
White-tailed Laurel-pigeon Columba junoniae NT resident 1999 10-100 breeding pairs A1, A2, B2, C1, C2, C6
Plain Swift Apus unicolor LC non-breeding 2009 - A2
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus LC resident 1999 10-15 breeding pairs C6
Berthelot's Pipit Anthus berthelotii LC resident 2009 - A2
Island Canary Serinus canaria LC resident 2009 - A2, B3

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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Teselinde-Cabecera de Vallehermoso Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,341 protected area overlaps with site 402
Roque Blanco Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 30 protected area overlaps with site 0
Roque Blanco Monumento Natural 30 protected area overlaps with site 0
Orone Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,707 protected area overlaps with site 0
Orone Paisaje Protegido 1,707 protected area overlaps with site 0
Majona Parque Natural 1,976 protected area overlaps with site 0
Majona Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,976 protected area overlaps with site 0
Los Roques Monumento Natural 104 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lomo del Carretón Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 248 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lomo del Carretón Monumento Natural 248 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Laderas de Enchereda Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 683 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Garajonay National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 3,984 protected area contained by site 0
Garajonay Parque Nacional 3,984 protected area contained by site 3,984
Garajonay Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,785 protected area contained by site 0
Garajonay Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,785 protected area contained by site 2,993
Cabecera Barranco de Aguajilva Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 140 protected area overlaps with site 0
Benchijigua Reserva Natural Integral 483 protected area overlaps with site 0
Benchijigua Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 483 protected area overlaps with site 48
Barrancos del Cedro y Liria Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 584 protected area is adjacent to site 36
Barrancos del Cedro y Liria Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 584 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Scrub, Heathland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry plantations -
Introduced vegetation -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Garajonay National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/04/2020.