AM015
Jermook


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Chukar Alectoris chukar LC breeding 1995 1,500-2,000 individuals B2
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1995 10-25 males B2
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1995 2-3 breeding pairs B3
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN breeding 1995 2-3 breeding pairs A1
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC breeding 1995 2-3 breeding pairs B2
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes LC breeding 1995 3-5 breeding pairs B2

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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Jermuk Hydrological Sanctuary 17,371 protected area overlaps with site 0
Jermuk Forest Sanctuary 3,865 protected area overlaps with site 3,865
Herher Open Woodland Sanctuary 6,139 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Forest -
Grassland -
Shrubland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jermook. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/01/2022.