Innerline (East) and Barak Reserve Forests

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2016 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata EN non-breeding 2015 present A1
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU non-breeding 2015 present A1
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis CR non-breeding 2015 present A1
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris CR non-breeding 2015 present A1

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2016).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Innerline (East) and Barak Reserve Forests. Downloaded from on 02/10/2023.