TN004
Jbel el Haouaria


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001

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 1999 present A3
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala LC resident 1999 present A3
Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillata LC resident 1999 present A3
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans LC breeding 1999 unknown A3
Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolor LC resident 1999 present A3
Moussier's Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica LC breeding 1999 present A3
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 1975-1995 20,000-40,000 individuals A4iv

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)
2001 medium favourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - persecution/control happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Coastline 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation Unknown Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Grotte de Chauve souris d'El Haouaria Natural Reserve 1 protected area contained by site 1

Local conservation groups

The local conservation groups below are working to support conservation at this IBA.

Name Year formed
AAO/ Cap Bon Regional Branch 2000
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline Sea cliffs & rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jbel el Haouaria. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/04/2021.