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Lake Kompienga


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
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1998 present A3
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster LC resident 1998 present A3
Bearded Barbet Pogonornis dubius LC resident 1998 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1998 present A3
Yellow-billed Shrike Lanius corvinus LC resident 1998 present A3
Senegal Eremomela Eremomela pusilla LC resident 1998 present A3
Rufous Cisticola Cisticola rufus LC resident 1998 present A3
Purple Starling Lamprotornis purpureus LC resident 1998 present A3
Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver Plocepasser superciliosus LC resident 1998 present A3
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes LC resident 1998 present A3
Sahel Bush-sparrow Gymnoris dentata LC resident 1998 present A3
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 1998 20,000 individuals A4iii

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)
Pama Partial Faunal Reserve 223,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Barrage de la Kompienga Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 16,916 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Wetlands (inland) -
Shrubland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Kompienga. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/05/2022.